Long-term results of lower limb lengthening by the Wagner method.

@article{Zarzycki2002LongtermRO,
  title={Long-term results of lower limb lengthening by the Wagner method.},
  author={Daniel Zarzycki and Maciej Tęsiorowski and M. J. Zarzycka and Wojciech Kącki and Barbara Jasiewicz},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
  year={2002},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={
          371-4
        }
}
Methods of limb lengthening have been continuously modified. The construction of an apparatus for gradual bone distraction was a great improvement. The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term results of lower limb elongation using the Wagner technique. Between 1983 and 1989, 45 patients underwent surgery in the authors' institution. There were 31 femoral and 15 tibial lengthenings. The operation and lengthening procedure were performed according to the rules published by the method's… CONTINUE READING
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