T-plate fixation of distal radial closing wedge osteotomies for treatment of angular limb deformities in 18 dogs.

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OBJECTIVE To describe the surgical technique and clinical results of treatment for forelimb angular limb deformities, secondary to premature distal radial or ulnar physeal closure, by using T-plate fixation of a distal radial closing wedge osteotomy in 18 dogs. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective clinical study. SAMPLE POPULATION 18 client-owned dogs. METHODS… (More)

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@article{Balfour2000TplateFO, title={T-plate fixation of distal radial closing wedge osteotomies for treatment of angular limb deformities in 18 dogs.}, author={Rosemary Balfour and Randy J Boudrieau and B R Gores}, journal={Veterinary surgery : VS}, year={2000}, volume={29 3}, pages={207-17} }