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Proximal femoral focal deficiency

Proximal femoral focal deficiency is a deformity manifested by hypoplasia of a variable portion of the femur with shortening of the entire limb… 
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2004
2004
A retrospective radiographic analysis of the acetabulum of 13 patients (14 hips) with proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
As the name implies, proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD) is a failure in development of the proximal femur and acetabulum of… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • S. Stormer
  • Orthopedic nursing
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 6892195
Proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD) is an uncommon congenital defect that involves the femur and acetabulum in varying… 
1991
1991
The soft tissue anatomy of Aitken types A, B, C, and D proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD) was examined by magnetic… 
1987
1987
Proximal femoral focal deficiency, an uncommon congenital anomaly, necessitates early radiologic classification for surgical… 
1987
1987
Iliofemoral fusion, as performed for proximal femoral focal deficiency, is designed so that the knee, acting at the level of the… 
1982
1982
The case histories of 91 patients (1954 male, 37 female) with proximal femoral focal deficiency identified measurements which… 
Review
1978
Review
1978
Children with congenital focal deficiency of the proximal femur present many problems that are but rarely encountered by the… 
1977
1977
  • A. Kritter
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1977
  • Corpus ID: 24500831
The most common treatment for proximal femoral focal deficiency is amputation at the level of the ankle joint and subsequent… 
1977
1977
Proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD) is a spectrum of congenital osseous anomalies characterized by a deficiency in the…