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Tibial fibrous dysplasia in children treated by Ilizarov Technique- A review of treatment options


MOJ Orthopedics & Rheumatology
Bari MM,1 Islam Shahidul,2 Ashraf Tanvir,3 Bari AM Shayan R4

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Abstract

Fibrous dysplasia is a pathological condition, where normal medullary bone is replaced by fibrous tissue and small, woven specules of bone. Fibrous dysplasia can occur in epiphysis, metaphysis or diaphysis. Occationally, biopsy is necessary to establish the diagnosis. We present a review of operative treatment using the Ilizarov technique.

Keywords

fibrous dysplasia, tibia, deformity, children, Ilizarov apparatus

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