Surgical Correction of Congenital Planovalgus Foot Deformity in Children


During the period from 2002 to 2008 seventeen children with III degree of congenital planovalgus foot deformity (29 feet) were operated on at orthopaedic department of Nizhniy Novgorod Scientific Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics using new technique of surgical correction. In all cases long term results were assessed within the period from 3 to 10 years after operation. Good and satisfactory results were achieved in 21 and 8 feet, respectively. Neither poor results nor recurrences were observed.


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