Treatment of severe early onset Blount's disease by an intra-articular and a metaphyseal osteotomy using the Taylor Spatial Frame.

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PURPOSE Severe Blount's disease results in a multiplanar deformity of the lower limb. The mechanical axis is disrupted, there is a rotational deformity, and also shortening of the limb. A depression of the medial tibial plateau causes joint incongruity and instability. The purpose of this study is to review the results of treatment addressing all the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11832-008-0140-y

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@article{Baron2008TreatmentOS, title={Treatment of severe early onset Blount's disease by an intra-articular and a metaphyseal osteotomy using the Taylor Spatial Frame.}, author={Elhanan Bar-on and Daniel Martin Weigl and Tali Becker and Kalman Katz}, journal={Journal of children's orthopaedics}, year={2008}, volume={2 6}, pages={457-61} }