Primary Complex Knee Bilateral Total Replacement 65 years old female presented to us with complains of pain and deformities of both knees. She had severe varus deformity of both knees with significant instability. She also had a stress fracture right distal femur. We did Bilateral Total Knee Replacement.
Valgus & Varus deformity ... Note: Medial angulation in Valgus deformity ...
Knock-kneed and bowlegged are terms used to describe an individual’s gait or stance. A person who is knock-kneed has a medical condition known as a valgus deformity, an outward rotation of the tibia (distal leg bone) on the femur (proximal leg bone). Bowlegged describes a medical condition known as a varus deformity, an inward rotation of the tibia resulting in a leg that looks like it is bowed out.
This study reports on the results of using a custom made knee orthosis as an alternative to surgical intervention and in four patients with valgus/varus deformity in excess of 20 degrees. The Varum Valgum adjustable stress (V-VAS™) custom knee orthosis is a new concept for treating patients who present with medial or lateral compartmental arthropathies. A presentation by Derek Jones and William Munro
A shepherd's crook deformity refers to a coxa varus angulation of the proximal femur, classically seen in femoral involvement by fibrous dysplasia, although may be seen in other disorders such as Paget disese of bone and osteogenesis imperfecta. The shape of the proximal femur resembels that of the staff carried by herders (shepherds), which is known as a crook.
Forefoot Varus or Forefoot Supinatus? Forefoot varus is a fixed, frontal plane deformity where the forefoot is inverted with respect to the rearfoot. Forefoot varus is normal in early childhood, but should not persist past 6 years of age (i.e. when...
Surgical Techniques in Orthopaedics: Ligament Balancing in TKA [DVD]. AAOS. "Evaluate varus and valgus deformities of the knee and determine the most appropriate method for correction during TKA procedures. Compare surgical techniques for ligament balancing in fixed bearing versus mobile bearing, and determine whether the PCL is retained or removed in TKA..." Link to UML catalogue:
Paragon knee brace supra; Its our latest & modified model. It can be adjusted as per deformity of legs and suitable for patients suffering from osteoarthritis for more than 1 year. It is a unilateral polycentric joint caliper having angulations system for the correction of Varus & valgus deformity of the legs. It is a very good off- loader also. contact no-0294-3055511