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Repair of the Torn Achilles Tendon, Using the Plantaris Tendon as a Reinforcing Membrane.

LYNN, THEODORE A.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume: March 1966
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A method has been described for repairing a ruptured Achilles tendon and reinforcing it with the plantaris tendon stretched into a membrance. Follow-up studies on eleven of eighteen tendons so treated revealed excellent results.

Copyright 1966 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated

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