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Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery:
doi: 10.1097/BTE.0b013e3182012340

Humeral Head Centering Osteotomy for Treatment of Shoulder Obstetric Palsy Sequelae: Justification and Description of the Technique

Filho, Arnaldo Amado Ferreira MD; Neto, Arnaldo Amado Ferreira MD; Benegas, Eduardo MD; Neto, Raul Bolliger MD; Malavolta, Eduardo Angeli MD; Prada, Flavia Santis MD; Gracitelli, Mauro Em`lio Conforto MDı; Assunção, Jorge Henrique MD

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To justify and describe the humeral head centering osteotomy—an original surgical technique—associated with anterior soft tissue elongation (Sever procedure) for the prevention and treatment of shoulder osteoarticular deformities in children with sequelae of obstetric palsy.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.


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