Avascular necrosis of distal tibial epiphysis: report of two cases.


UNLABELLED The authors present two cases of necrosis of the distal tibial epiphysis without evidence of trauma in either of the patients. One patient after a long follow-up showed a Charcot arthropathy. In contrast, the second patient recovered distal epiphysis ad integrum. Close follow-up and ankle protection with an orthosis may be necessary to spare the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/BPB.0b013e3283395f5a