• Publications
  • Influence
Traumatic tear of the inferior rectus muscle treated with inferior oblique anterior transposition
PurposeTo report a case of traumatic tear of the inferior rectus muscle treated with inferior oblique anterior transposition (IOAT).MethodsCase report of a 55-year-old man who presented with verticalExpand
[A case of recurrent sciatica following a free adipose tissue graft].
The authors present a case of recurrence of sciatic pain in a patient operated upon for lumbar disc herniation two days before. It was related to the migration to the vertebral canal of the fatExpand
A new variant of lethal neonatal short-limbed platyspondylic dwarfism.
This article describes an unusual skeletal dysplasia in a male fetus diagnosed by ultrasound at 18 weeks of gestation. The clinical and radiologic findings resemble thanatophoric dysplasia.Expand
Keratoconus: a review
Keratoconus is a noninflammatory, degenerative corneal ectasia characterized by a protrusion of the central and paracentral cornea that ultimately assume a conical shape, producing irregularExpand
Trunk Rotation in Adolescence: Screening in a School in Southern Portugal
Regarding the etiology, there is still no scientific consensus theory for the cause of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. The possible theories include genetic factors, asymmetries of bone growth, boneExpand