Use of tissue expansion in clubfoot surgery

L. Silver, A. D. Grant, D. Atar, W. B. Lehman

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Tissue expansion was used successfully to prepare adequate soft tissue for closure following a difficult clubfoot correction. The gradual expansion was done weekly at the outpatient clinics (average 3-4 months). The procedure proved to be useful in severe cases of clubfoot.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)117-122
Number of pages6
JournalFoot and Ankle
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1993
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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