Labral reconstruction using hamstring autograft/allograft


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015. Arthroscopic procedures of the femoral acetabular joint have become much more common in recent years as advances in surgical instrumentation and diagnostics have become available. Indications for various surgical procedures continue to evolve, and new problems have become recognized as potential etiologies that lead to pain and disability in certain patient populations. As the arthroscopic treatment of labral pathology has evolved, the need for advanced reconstructive techniques for certain labral conditions has also been developed. As with all surgical procedures, appropriate patient indications are paramount, and a reliable and reproducible surgical technique to address these challenging clinical issues is required. This chapter will address a method for reconstruction of the acetabular labrum.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Salata, MJ; Mather, RC

Published Date

  • January 1, 2015

Book Title

  • Hip Arthroscopy and Hip Joint Preservation Surgery

Start / End Page

  • 1165 - 1171

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781461469643

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-4614-6965-0_105

Citation Source

  • Scopus