Patient Cases

Case 35: Chondroectodermal Dysplasia

A seven year-old girl with severe bilateral genu valgum of the knees due to chondroectodermal dysplasia. She had recurrence of her deformity after previous gradual correction with Ilizarov fixator. We corrected her deformity with a specialized intra-articular osteotomy and elevation of the lateral tibial plateau. This resulted in complete corrected of her genu valgum with no recurrence.

Case 36: Chondroectodermal Dysplasia

Patient with severe bilateral genu valgum of the knees due to chondroectodermal dysplasia. We corrected this with intra-articular osteotomy and elevation of the lateral tibial plateau, as well as osteotomy of the femur. This resulted in complete correction of the genu valgum of the knees.

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