Total knee arthroplasty for osteoarthritis in hereditary onycho-osteodysplasia (nail-patella syndrome): a case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Onycho-osteodysplasia is an unusual disorder that affects bone, fingernails, and the kidneys. The knees may be involved with a hypoplastic, dislocated patella, and premature osteoarthritis with deformity may develop. The following is a case report of a patient with this disorder in which a total knee arthroplasty was performed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lachiewicz, PF; Herndon, CD

Published Date

  • February 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 129 - 130

PubMed ID

  • 9040887

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-4519


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States