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Year : 2006  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 262-264

Evaluation of surgical repair of neglected cut injury of tendoachilles by muscle slide

Department of Orthopaedics, Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan, India

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Chinmay De
112 A, R.C. Das Road, Burdwan 713101
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/0019-5413.34509

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Background : Late presentation of cut injury of tendo achilles is common in our country. Management of these cases poses a problem. Method : We present 16 patients of different age groups and both sexes with tear of tendo achilles treated by primary anastomosis of the tendon by muscle slide. Results : In all patients we had excellent to good results. Conclusion : This method gives excellent physio- anatomical correction of such defects.

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