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Achilles tendenitis

M Richter, S Zech, J Geerling, H Thermann, C Krettek
A tendon transfer is the method of choice in easily reducible pes equinovarus. However, in long-time persisting deformities with spasms, a plantigrade position can not be maintained with these procedures. Therefore, we perform an additional bilateral triple arthrodesis in a patients with such bilateral deformities. A 55-year-old woman developed, within the scope of several surgical procedures on the cervical spine, marked bilateral pes equinovarus and flexion contractures of the knees. The patient's ambulation was limited to a wheelchair for 3 years...
January 2004: Der Unfallchirurg
X Huang, J Long, X Yang
OBJECTIVE: To repair the deep wound caused by high voltage electric injury and hot mangle injury with the latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps. METHODS: Latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps were applied to repair deep burn wounds in 26 cases in which 25 were island flap transposition and 1 free flap transplantation. RESULTS: The biggest flap in this group was 40 cm x 20 cm. All flaps survived but one exception with tip necrosis of the flap. Reconstruction of the Achilles tenden was satisfactory...
February 2000: Zhonghua Shao Shang za Zhi, Zhonghua Shaoshang Zazhi, Chinese Journal of Burns
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