• Users Online: 170
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Home About us Editorial board Ahead of print Current issue Search Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 88-90

First metatarsal distraction lengthening without arthrodesis after failed first metatarsal phalangeal joint replacement


1 Department of Orthopaedics, San Donato Group, Villa Aprica Clinical Institute, Como, Italy
2 Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, San Donato Group, San Marco Hospital, Zingonia, Italy
3 Department of Orthopaedics, Ilizarov Unit, Mangioni Hospital, Lecco, Italy

Correspondence Address:
Lorenzo Monti
Department of Orthopaedics, San Donato Group, Villa Aprica Clinical Institute, Via Castelcarnasino 10, Como
Italy
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jllr.jllr_8_22

Rights and Permissions

Arthrodesis is the most common salvage procedure for failed first metatarsophalangeal joint replacement arthroplasty. However, such procedure is not without limitations. Hereafter, we present the first case of replacement arthroplasty by distraction lengthening without associated arthrodesis as a salvage procedure for a failed first metatarsophalangeal joint replacement arthroplasty.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed620    
    Printed28    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded24    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal