Symptomatic Valgus Knee: The Surgical Options.

  title={Symptomatic Valgus Knee: The Surgical Options.},
  author={Murray and Rand},
  journal={The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons},
  volume={1 1},
  • Murray, Rand
  • Published 1993 in
    The Journal of the American Academy of…
Valgus knee deformities requiring surgery are difficult to manage due to the relative rarity and abnormal biomechanics of the condition and the unique soft-tissue and osseous pathologic features. Surgical options include arthroscopic debridement, abrasion arthroplasty, proximal tibial varus osteotomy, distal femoral varus osteotomy, combined femoral-tibial varus osteotomy, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty, and total knee arthroplasty. Each procedure has its own indications, contraindications… CONTINUE READING

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