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High Tibial Osteotomy

Symptoms

· Angular deformity

· Prognosi

Causes

Heredity. Some people have an inherited defect in one of the genes responsible for making cartilage.

Obesity . Obesity increases the risk for osteoarthritis of the knee, hip, and spine.

Injury. Injuries contribute to the development of osteoarthritis. ...

Joint overuse.

Other diseases.

More about Treatment

A high tibial osteotomy is a surgical procedure that realigns the knee joint. For some patients who have knee arthritis, this surgery can delay or prevent the need for a partial or total knee replacement by preserving damaged joint tissue.

 

DIAGNOSIS:

The predominant indication is lower limb osseous malalignment in younger patients who have medial tibiofemoral joint pain.

 

 

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