Radial closing wedge osteotomy for Kienböck's disease.


Twenty-six patients with Kienböck's disease who were treated with a radial closing wedge osteotomy and then followed for a total of 4 years and 5 months were studied. Their mean age at surgery was 31.7 years. Clinical results were excellent in 8, good in 11, fair in 6, and poor in 1 patient using the Nakamura scoring system. Nineteen (73%) patients had… (More)


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