Lateral closing isosceles triangular osteotomy for the treatment of a post-traumatic cubitus varus deformity in children.

  • Y Su, Guo Nan
  • Published 2016 in The bone & joint journal

Abstract

AIMS Cubitus varus is the most common late complication of a supracondylar fracture of the humerus in children. Correction can be performed using one of a number of techniques of osteotomy but each has disadvantages. We describe a new technique for correcting post-traumatic cubitus varus using a lateral closing wedge isosceles triangular osteotomy… (More)

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