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Osteotomy

osteotomy

(Science: procedure, surgery) The surgical cutting of a bone.

Origin: Gr. Temnein = to cut


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... greater trochanter and knee straps. Any active rickets should be controlled by vitamin D theraphy. In case with severe deformity, a supracondylar osteotomy of the femur (Macewen's osteotomy) is done to correct the deformity.

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