Reconstruction of neglected achilles tendon ruptures with gastrocnemius flaps: excellent results in long-term follow-up


ŞEKER A. , Kara A., Armagan R., Oc Y., Varol A., Sezer H. B.

ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY, cilt.136, sa.10, ss.1417-1423, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 136 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00402-016-2506-9
  • Dergi Adı: ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1417-1423

Özet

Repair of the neglected achilles tendon ruptures can be challenging due to retraction of tendon stumps. Different repair and augmentation techniques were described. This study aims to investigate long-term results of neglected achilles tendon rupture repair with gastrocnemius flaps.