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Limb length discrepancy at skeletal maturity (average 5cm)
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Figure 40 shows the radiographs of a 2-year-old boy who has a deformed leg. The patient is ambulatory and has no pain. What is the most appropriate management?
Patellar tendon bearing (PTB) orthosis
Osteotomy to correct the deformity and fixation with an intramedullary rod
Vascularized fibular graft from the contralateral leg
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Anterolateral tibial bowing is associated with which of the following lower extremity conditions in children?
Calcaneovalgus foot deformity
Congenital pseudoarthrosis of the tibia
Congenital talipes equinovarus
Congenital vertical talus