Selected Lower-limb Anomalies: Surgical and Prosthetics Management: A Symposium Held in Washington, D.C. May 8-9, 1969
George T. Aitken
National Academies, Jan 1, 1971 - Children with disabilities - 72 pages
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above-knee absent fibula Aitken ampu ankle disarticulation below-knee prosthesis beneath the distal bilateral PFFD bilateral Syme's-type Bone Joint Surg clinical picture complete absence congenital correction discrepancy at age distal end early amputation end-bearing amputation epiphysis essentially normal femur exostosis Female FIGURE 11 FIGURE 17 flexion flexion deformities foot deformity Frantz fully ambulatory greater saphenous vein hemi incision incomplete tibial hemimelia intercalary Kirschner wire knee disarticulation knee joints leg-length discrepancy lengthening limb deficiency Lost to follow-up lower-extremity lumbar spine Male melia metatarsal rays normal or essentially Note osteotomy paraxial fibular hemimelia pelvithoracic bucket persistent length present prosthetic fitting Prosthetics Management proximal end quadriceps ray Figure reported SACH feet seen shortening Shriners Hospital soft tissues spine and sacrum stability Stress films stump surgical procedures Syme's tarsal terminal longitudinal terminal paraxial fibular thigh corsets tibiofibular synostosis total hemimelia tibia treated treatment Type II-B valgus deformity varus vastus lateralis vastus medialis weight-bearing