TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2010, Cilt 9, Sayı, 4     (Sayfalar: 213-250)

Ankle and foot deformities and their treatment with the Ilizarov method

Mehmet Çakmak 1, Fatih Yıldız 1, Mustafa Sungur 1

1 İstanbul Üniversitesi İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı, İstanbul

Görüntüleme: 62
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İndirme : 155

This article reviews the diagnosis of foot deformities and their treatment with the Ilizarov method. Sagittal plane deformities including foot equinus, cavus, planus and calcaneus deformities; frontal plane deformities including heel varus and valgus; horizontal plane defomities including abduction and adduction deformities of the forefoot and shortness of metatarsals are discussed. Amongst multiplanar deformities, fibular hemimelia and pes equinovarus deformities are emphasized. Important points in the treatment of foot deformities with the Ilizarov method are highlighted and possible complications are discussed.

Anahtar Kelimeler : Cavus; deformity; equinovarus; equinus; foot; Ilizarov; planus