Lateral column lengthening using allograft interposition and cervical plate fixation.

@article{Philbin2008LateralCL,
  title={Lateral column lengthening using allograft interposition and cervical plate fixation.},
  author={Terrence M Philbin and Christopher Pokabla and Gregory C. Berlet},
  journal={Foot & ankle specialist},
  year={2008},
  volume={1 5},
  pages={288-96}
}
Lateral column lengthening has been used successfully in the treatment of stage II adult-acquired pes planovalgus deformity. The purpose of this study is to review the union rate when allograft material is used and the osteotomy stabilized with a cervical plate. A retrospective review was performed on 28 feet in 26 patients who underwent correction of stage II pes planovalgus deformity using a lateral column lengthening with allograft tricortical iliac crest stabilized with a cervical plate… CONTINUE READING