One-stage release of congenital constriction band in lower limb from new born to 3 years

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Das, Sakti Prasad ; Sahoo, PK ; Mohanty, RN ; Das, SK (2010)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Orthopaedics, volume 44, issue 2, pages 198-201 (issn: 0019-5413, eissn: 1998-3727)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0019-5413.61978, pmc: PMC2856396
  • Subject: Original Article | Orthopedic surgery | RD701-811 | one-stage release | congenital constriction band | Amniotic band

<b>Background: </b> Congenital constriction band is the most common cause of terminal congenital malformation of a limb and lymphoedema. Superficial bands do not need any treatment, but deeper bands are managed with excision and Z-plasty. The circumferential bands are r... View more
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