Patellofemoral dysbalance and genua valga: outcome after femoral varisation osteotomies

Abstract

Patellofemoral dysbalance may be caused by trochlear dysplasia, an elevated TTTG distance, femoral or tibial torsional deformities, patella alta, or a genu valgum. The surgical procedure for the treatment of a genu valgum is varisation osteotomy, usually in the femoral aspect. Several authors believe that a genu valgum is one cause of patellofemoral… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-017-2822-8

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