How Long Does The Release Of Ilozarov Ring After O-shaped Leg Surgery?
Ass, my name is Anton. I want to ask how long I put the Ilizarov ring on my leg. After my operation, my leg is shaped. Let me operate.
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O-shaped feet can be called bowlegs or genu varum in medical terms. This condition can be seen when there is a distance between the legs, even though the sole of the foot is closed, the bone structure in the foot resembles the shape of the letter O. This condition can be seen since the growth of children at a young age, this condition can be caused by vitamin D deficiency, Paget's disease, or condition of dwarfism.
In handling O leg, several methods can be used including mounting braces, surgery if indications are found. The Ilizarov installation is a ring-shaped device used for external fixation in surgery that aims to improve the shape and position of the bones of the extremities. Can be used on the O-leg case that you are experiencing, some cases of fractures or fractures, or in conditions of bone length of the extremities that are not similar, cases of infection in bone and muscle tissue.
The Ilizarov ring installation is carried out until recovery and stabilization of the medical action or surgery carried out, it can take several months depending on post-operative conditions and recovery which continues to be monitored regularly. For more information about the Ilizarov ring, ask the orthopedic doctor for the surgery. Avoid moving extremities, pressing / massaging the post-operative area, avoid taking self-medication without doctor's instructions.
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