Revision with impacted bone allografts and the Kerboull cross plate for massive bone defect of the acetabulum.

@article{Okano2010RevisionWI,
  title={Revision with impacted bone allografts and the Kerboull cross plate for massive bone defect of the acetabulum.},
  author={Kunihiko Okano and Noriaki Miyata and Hiroshi Enomoto and Makoto Osaki and Hiroyuki Shindo},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={594-9}
}
We retrospectively reviewed 31 hips with massive bone defect because of aseptic loosening of the acetabulum treated with impacted bone allografts with the Kerboull-type acetabular device. Mean age at surgery was 67.9 years, and mean duration of follow-up was 6.3 years. Thickness of the bone graft was evaluated by postoperative radiography. Seven hips showed radiological failure associated with 6 breakages of the device, and 24 hips showed stability on follow-up radiographs. Of the 13 hips… CONTINUE READING

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