Two cases of osteochondritis dissecans of the talar dome treated by closed percutaneous drilling are presented to illustrate a procedure for high-risk patients. The operation is performed with the aid of an image intensifier. The osteochondral fragment is percutaneously drilled to avoid open operation and osteotomizing the medial malleolus.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Clinical orthopaedics and related research|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1986|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine