shaft of fibula

shaft of fib·u·la

the body of fibula; of the fibula elongated, rod-like portion that accounts for most of its length.
Synonym(s): corpus fibulae [TA], body of fibula
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[5,8] Modified fibular resection technique preserves the PTFJ and at the same time the whole osteochondromatous growth is removed en masse with shaft of fibula. This technique also differs from conventional Malawer Type I proximal fibular resection.