Arthroscopic treatment of Panner's disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Panner's disease, or osteochondrosis of the capitellum, may actually be a continuum of disorders. In the past, such lesions were treated conservatively with surgery as a final option. With the advent of arthroscopy, a diagnosis can be made, and treatment with limited invasiveness instituted. This article reviews the diagnostic and therapeutic advantages of arthroscopic techniques in the treatment of Panner's disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ruch, DS; Poehling, GG

Published Date

  • July 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 629 - 636

PubMed ID

  • 1868564

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0278-5919


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States