Tibia vara

Known as: Osteochondrosis of Blount, Blount disease, Blount's Disease 
A growth disorder of the tibia in children and adolescents that presents as progressive bowing of one or both legs.
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2006
2006
The purpose was to assess the accuracy of deformity correction achieved in patients with tibia vara using acute intraoperative… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Late-onset tibia vara (Blount disease) can be difficult to treat because of frequent morbid obesity and associated… (More)
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2004
2004
Tibia vara is a condition characterized by progressive deformity of the proximal tibia resulting in varus malalignment of the… (More)
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2003
2003
Operative correction for infantile and adolescent tibia vara has been described using both external and internal fixation… (More)
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1991
1991
Fifteen children with late-onset tibia vara were studied. There were seven unilateral and eight bilateral cases. Eleven children… (More)
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1988
1988
Histopathologic and histochemical studies were performed on the entire physes and contiguous structures of five knees (three… (More)
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1987
1987
Infantile tibia vara is a developmental condition producing progressive varus deformity of the knee in young children. It appears… (More)
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1984
1984
This clinical, radiographic, and histologic study clarifies the evolution of the distinct clinical and radiographic disorder… (More)
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1983
1983
To elucidate the cause of tibia vara, finite element analysis of the proximal tibia was used to investigate the stresses… (More)
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1982
1982
The metaphyseal-diaphyseal angle is the angle created by the intersection of a line through the transverse plane of the proximal… (More)
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