FRACS Orthopaedic Exams
A male child develops a complete closure of the proximal tibial growth plate as a result whole bone osteomyelitis at the age of six years. At the age of eight years his true leg length discrepancy is 1.5 cm.
- How would you predict his future leg length discrepancy?
- List the treatment options with advantages and disadvantages of each
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