En-bloc resection of the distal fibula for aneurysmal bone cyst.

Published online: Mar 27 1993

J Caso Martínez, J Gonzalez Acha, J I Gonzalez Galarraga, and J M Sarobe Andueza.

Traumatology and Orthopedic Service, Azantazu Hospital, San Sebastian, Spain.


A 21-year-old woman who presented with a voluminous aneurysmal bone cyst in the distal left fibula was treated with en-bloc resection. After 30 months of follow-up, the stability and range of motion of the left ankle were similar to that of the contralateral ankle.