[Synostosis and tarsal coalitions in children. A study of 68 cases in 47 patients].

  title={[Synostosis and tarsal coalitions in children. A study of 68 cases in 47 patients].},
  author={P. Rouvreau and J. C. Pouliquen and Jean Langlais and Christophe Glorion and G de Cerqueira Daltro},
  journal={Revue de chirurgie orthopedique et reparatrice de l'appareil moteur},
  volume={80 3},
INTRODUCTION The authors report their experience with tarsal coalitions in children. The purpose of this study was to discuss the origins of the << too long anterior process >> of the calcaneum, and to propose a simple therapeutic strategy for diagnosis and treatment. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study included 47 children (68 feet), with one or more idiopathic tarsal coalitions. All patients had physical examinations to record symptoms, morphology of the foot, mobility of the foot, gait… CONTINUE READING


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