Congenital Limb Deformities
The metal and plastic parts that make up the total knee prosthesis wear out over time due to the friction...
Total knee replacement is the creation of an artificial joint by covering the worn joint surfaces with...
While approximately 80-90% bone healing occurs after fractures; bone healing may not be achieved for the...
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Dwarfism develops as a consequence of genetic disorders. The most common type is Achondroplasia. However, length of the body is in normal size in children..
Knee and Hip Prostheses
Congenital Orthopedic Diseases
Septic arthritis(infection) or ‘prosthesis infection’ may develop on prosthesis joint in early(first 1-3 months) or late(after 3 months) period following the hip and knee..
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Professor Gavril Abramovich Ilizarov was born in Caucasia(USSR) in 1921. He started school when he was 11 years old due to difficulties..
Bone Lengthening Surgery
The limb lengthening surgeries are generally performed in cases of short stature resulted due to congenital and genetic diseases.