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Surgical Treatment of Macrodystrophia Lipomatosa Involving Superficial Peroneal Nerve in the Foot and Ankle

Kang SH, Shin SJ, Eho YJ

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):566-571.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.566
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa is a congenital disease characterized by gradual proliferation in the mesenchymal cell, such as fibroadipose tissue. Pathologically, fatty tissue is deposited in the nerve sheath, periosteum, bone marrow,...
Extensor Digitorum Brevis Manus

Park MH, Kim NC, Lee TJ

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):562-565.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.562
Extensor digitorum brevis manus (EDBM) is a rare variation of the extensor muscle of the dorsum of the hand, which is found incidentally during surgery or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)....
Cauda Equina Syndrome by Facet Synovial Pseudocyst Secondary to Epidural Injection

Kang MS, Lee YR, Kim TH, Lee SH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):556-561.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.556
A 77-year-old woman presented with bilateral leg weakness, accompanied by severe axial back and radicular pain, after a L4–5 epidural injection. She had been receiving misappropriated epidural injections for the...
Pneumocephalus after Interlaminar Lumbar Epidural Block

Chung YW, Seo HY, Lee DH, Kim SK

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):552-555.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.552
Lumbar epidural block using a “loss of resistance” technique (LORT) with air can potentially cause pneumocephalus. Herein, we present a pneumocephalus that occurred after an epidural block. A 58-year-old male...
Subtalar Arthroereisis Using Kalix® Sinus Tarsi Implant for Pediatric Flexible Flatfoot

Hwang SM, Eom JS, Lee DO, Lee JS, Kim SW, Won TG, Jung HG

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):543-551.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.543
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the radiographic and clinical outcomes of subtalar arthroereisis as a method of treatment for pediatric flexible flatfoot. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We retrospectively...
The Surgical Outcomes of Olecranon Fracture Dislocation of the Elbow

Jeong DG, Shin DJ, Byun YS, Park YB, Kim KR

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):537-542.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.537
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the surgical outcomes of olecranon fracture dislocation in accordance with the direction of the dislocation. MATERIALS AND METHODS: From December 2006 to...
Surgical Treatment of Clavicle Midshaft Fractures Using a Locking Compression Plate: Conventional Open Reduction and Plating with Internal Fixation versus Minimal Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis

Bang JY, Park BO, Seo YM, Kim DW, Lee DH, Kim Y, Kim YC, Kim JW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):529-536.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.529
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to make a comparison between minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis (MIPO) and conventional open reduction and plating (COP) to treat displaced clavicle shaft fractures. MATERIALS...
The Proximal Approach in an Ultrasound-Guided Suprascapular Nerve Block

Ko KP, Kang DH, Shin BK

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):521-528.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.521
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to analyze any effectiveness, advantages, and the procedure of an ultrasound-guided suprascapular nerve block via the proximal approach in patients suffering from shoulder...
The Effects of Autologous Structural Bone Graft without Internal Fixation on Posteromedial Tibial Bone Defect in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty

Chon JG, Song IS, Kim JB, Jang GI, Ahn CH, Yoon JY

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):514-520.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.514
PURPOSE: To evaluate the radiological and clinical outcomes of the standard total knee arthroplasty without internal fixation or extended long stem in tibial bone defect with severe varus deformity. MATERIALS AND...
Pelvic Osteotomy in Adults

Cho YJ, Ko YW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):500-513.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.500
Pelvic osteotomy is a surgery for correcting acetabular deformity, which causes incomplete coverage of the femoral head or biomechanically abnormal load to the hip joint. Pelvic osteotomy can be divided...
The Current Concepts of Hip Arthroscopy

Kim PS, Hwang DS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):484-499.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.484
Hip arthroscopy has been useful for resolving unexplained pains of the hip joint, despite its clinical applicability came after many other joints. Surgical indications have been increasing recently. Moreover, additional...
Clinical Usage of Ultrasonography for the Hip Joint

Lee KJ, Choi JH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):476-483.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.476
Thorough history taking and physical examination are highly important for the correct diagnosis of hip disease, and several diagnostic imaging tools are available depending on suspected diseases. Recently, the clinical...
Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome

Kim CH, Park JI, Choi YH, Yoon PW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2017 Dec;52(6):467-475.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2017.52.6.467
Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) results from abnormal anatomic relationship between acetabulum and femoral head-neck junction, which causes secondary chondrolabral injury. FAI is the common cause of hip joint pain in young...

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