[Periosteal tethering of growth plates in long bones (focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia)].

PURPOSE OF THE STUDY Another three cases of periosteal tethers (focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia) are reported. Until now only 54 children affected by this entity were described. Analysis of these three cases concerning clinical appearance, x-ray deformity, preoperative and histologic findings and the end-results of the own method of surgical treatment… (More)