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Moghtadaei M, Farahini H, Yeganeh A, Shahsavari Poor A, Askari A, Aminizadeh S et al . Is it Safe to Use a Six-Degree Distal Femoral Valgus Cut in All Genu Varus Patients with Total Knee Arthroplasty?. J. Res. Orthop. Sci.. 2017; 4 (2)
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1- Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:   (825 Views)
Background: During a total knee arthroplasty, it is common to make a distal femoral cut based on the femoral mechanical-anatomical angle (FMA), which in most patients is six degrees. However, in patients with a higher FMA, there is not yet a consensus between surgeons regarding the degree of the cutting angle.
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Subject: Knee surgery
Received: 2019/09/9 | Accepted: 2017/05/15 | Published: 2017/05/15

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