10Jan, 2014

Rotational Deformity, Part 2

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Treating Rotational Deformity, Restoring Normal Leg Function This is Part 2 of a previous blog on Rotational Deformity. This condition is frequently misdiagnosed and can cause pain for years before a physician trained to identify the signs is able to correct the problem. To the untrained eye, the subtle signs of Rotational Deformity may go undetected. Childhood photo of patient showing visible malrotation. Treating rotational deformity generally entails the use of several different osteotomy procedures. Osteotomy means bone cutting and entails a transverse bone cut just above or below a […]