[Progressive bone lengthening using Wagner's technique (author's transl)].

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The authors have reviewed the results of 30 surgical procedures of progressive bone lengthening using the Wagner's technique. In 28 cases, internal fixation was applied at the end of the lengthening period. There were 17 femora and 13 tibae operated on. In 6 cases, lengthening was associated with a correction of the alignment of the femur, and in 2 cases… (More)

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@article{Carlioz1980ProgressiveBL, title={[Progressive bone lengthening using Wagner's technique (author's transl)].}, author={Henri Carlioz and François Le Pichon and A. Barth{\'e}lemy and J P Lebard and Georges Filipe}, journal={Revue de chirurgie orthopedique et reparatrice de l'appareil moteur}, year={1980}, volume={66 8}, pages={473-83} }