Humeral lengthening and deformity correction in Ollier's disease: Distraction osteogenesis with a multiaxial correction frame Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Enchondromatosis
  • Humerus
  • Osteogenesis, Distraction

abstract

  • A case of Ollier's disease with deformity and shortening of the humerus is presented. Lengthening of 9 cm and deformity correction of 50 degrees were accomplished with excellent functional and cosmetic results. Unique features of this case were the use of a multiaxial correction monolateral frame and the formation of normal bone within the region of diseased Ollier's bone.

publication date

  • May 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/BPB.0b013e3282f548dc

PubMed ID

  • 18391816

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 152

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 17

number

  • 3