As the name suggests, it is lengthening of the limb( arm and leg) by distraction osteogenesis method, the people with limb length discrepancy due to many reasons injuries, fractures, and congenital or any other crush injury can get the benefit by this method.
Distraction osteogenesis also has its limitations, the safe limit of lengthening is upto 3 inches, more than this limit its hard to correct but not impossible.Read More
Lengthening Over Nail (LON) - Ilizarov frame is a heavy structure which causes pain and many other complications of keeping the frame longer ...Read More
Lengthening And Then Nailing (LATN) - The procedure was also introduced to reduce the time of external fixation. The procedure is quite similar like LON...Read More
Precice Nail Lengthening (PNL) - This is also called internal lengthening. In this method the device used for lengthening the bone is inserted inside the bone...Read More
Precice Stryde Nail Lengthening - The precice stryde nail is also like the precice lengthening but the nail used is made of steel alloy instead of titanium...Read More
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