Endoscopic coalition resection.
Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)
Excision of symptomatic tarsal coalitions, after failure of attempted conservative treatment, is a widely accepted surgical procedure, when the surrounding joints are not degenerated. Historically, the literature has supported open resection. Recently, arthroscopic/endoscopic resection has been described for both calcaneonavicular (CNC) and talocalcaneal (TCC) coalitions. This article describes indications, preoperative planning, surgical techniques, and results of arthroscopic/endoscopic CNC and TCC resection.
- Bonasia, DE; Phisitkul, P; Amendola, A
- March 2015
Volume / Issue
- 20 / 1
Start / End Page
- 81 - 91
Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
- United States