Supramalleolar wedge osteotomy: a method of correcting fixed equinus and associated deformities in children

Abstract

Patients with fixed equinus and associated angular and rotational deformities, who have hadmultiple previous surgeries, present a significant challenge to the orthopaedic surgeon. We chose to correct these deformities with supramalleolar extension wedge osteotomies in 21 feet in 13 patients between 1991 and 2002. The median age at presentation was 11 years… (More)

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