The descending branch of the lateral circumflex femoral artery: A reliable and robust alternative blood supply in the free fibular transfer for avascular necrosis of hip

Hischam Taha & Umraz Kahn
Avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head is a disastrous condition and even more tragic when affecting the young adult. The fact that AVN has a number of aetiological trigger conditions underpins the fact that ultimately there is loss of vascularity to the caput. Early aggressive treatment throu[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]