Research Article| Volume 40, ISSUE 4, P427-431, July 1987

The wrist as an immediate free flap carrier for reconstruction of the pelvis; a case report

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      A case is reported of the immediate transfer of a free flap to the lateral pelvic wall utilising radial wrist vessels as a temporary vascular supply as no recipient pelvic vessels were available for anastomosis.


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