TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2022, Cilt 21, Sayı, 4     (Sayfalar: 430-436)

The role of trochleoplasty on treatment of patellofemoral instability

Hüseyin Serhat Yercan 1, Sertan Hancıoğlu 1

1 Manisa Celal Bayar Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Hastanesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Ana Bilim Dalı, Manisa

DOI: 10.5578/totbid.dergisi.2022.59
Görüntüleme: 64
İndirme : 44

Trochlear dysplasia is most important risk factor for patellar instability. Imaging provides an objective basis for the morphological abnormalities of the trochlea, Existing dysplasia is classified based on imaging findings. The current techniques of trochlear osteotomy have been described to correct the bony anatomy and cartilage groove. Although it can be used as a salvage procedure after unsuccessful instability surgery, the ideal is to identify the deformity early and perform primary surgery. Although these techniques do not prevent the progression of patellofemoral arthritis.

Anahtar Kelimeler : osteotomy; trochleoplasty; joint instability; patellofemoral joint; patella