Limb Reconstruction

 

Our surgical team is well established worldwide in limb lengthening and limb reconstruction. Using external fixators or other surgical techniques we can correct large limb length discrepancies or deformities. This technique is also very useful when treating bone loss.

 

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[simnor_toggle icon=”plus” heading=”When is it appropriate to request surgery for limb reconstruction?” text=”Limb reconstruction surgery is indicated in the case of:

Grave bone infection or chronic bone infection

Bone loss

Acquired limb deformities

Congenital limb deformities (since birth9

Pseudoartrosi, fracture non union (not healed fractures)” onload=”closed”]

[simnor_toggle icon=”plus” heading=”How is a limb reconstruction carried out?” text=”Limb reconstruction surgery is carried out with different techniques depending of the tipe of problem and the patient needs. Circular frames and the Ilizarov technique is often used in this kind of surgery. ” onload=”closed”]

 

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