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Letter to the editor in reponse to Louboutin, Wascher, and Neyret in management of patellar problems in skeletally mature patients with nail–patella syndrome. KSSTA 2017 Oct;25(10):3012–3016. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00167-016-4044-y. Epub 2016 Feb 12

  • Sander Koëter
  • Siebren Tigchelaar
  • Ernie Bongers
Letter to the Editor
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© European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy (ESSKA) 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sander Koëter
    • 1
  • Siebren Tigchelaar
    • 1
  • Ernie Bongers
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryCanisius Wilhelmina ZiekenhuisNijmegenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Human GeneticsRadboudUMCNijmegenThe Netherlands

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