Twenty-five years ago, I treated a child with a congenital short femur (CSF) with coxa vara. I tried, unsuccessfully, on three occasions to correct the coxa vara. I was unsuccessful in the early phases of surgery as well as in the late recurrence of the coxa vara. I found this very disturbing. I also had two other patients that had come to me for treatment with whom other orthopedists had the same problems.
KeywordsPlantar Flexor Limb Length Discrepancy Soft Tissue Release Idiopathic Clubfoot Soft Tissue Procedure
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