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Medicina e Chirurgia della Caviglia e del Piede 2018 December;42(3):64-9

DOI: 10.23736/S2284-2993.18.01790-9

Copyright © 2018 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: Italian

Freiberg’s (Kohler’s II) disease: review, clinical and therapeutic questions

Carmelo ERRICHIELLO , Davide DELEDDA

Centro di Chirurgia del Piede, Clinica “Fornaca di Sessant”, Turin, Italy



The authors report the etiopathogenetic, clinical and therapeutic references of the literature about the metatarsal avascular necrosis of Freiberg, presenting their case series of patients treated with arthroplasty by interposition of periosteal graft in the advanced stages of the lesser metatarsal-phalangeal arthropathy.


KEY WORDS: Metatarsal bones - Freiberg’s disease - Necrosis - Joint diseases

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