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Anterolateral Crus Perforator Flap

  • He-Ping Zheng
  • Yong-Qing Xu
  • Jian Lin
  • De-Qing Hu
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Abstract

The anterolateral crus flap obtained its blood supply from the septocutaneous perforator, the musculocutaneous perforator and the periosteal cutaneous perforator which emerged from the anterior tibial artery. This flap could be designed as a flap based on the proximal-middle segments of the anterior tibial artery perforator or a flap based on the distal segment of the anterior tibial artery perforator (the anterosuperior malleolar perforator flap).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • He-Ping Zheng
    • 1
  • Yong-Qing Xu
    • 2
  • Jian Lin
    • 3
  • De-Qing Hu
    • 4
  1. 1.The 900th Hospital of PLAClinical Anatomic CenterFuzhouChina
  2. 2.Orthopaedic DepartmentKunming General Hospital of PLAKunmingChina
  3. 3.Shanghai JiaoTong UniversityXin-hua Hospital (ChongMing)ShanghaiChina
  4. 4.Orthopaedic DepartmentThe First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical UniversityFuzhouChina

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