Treatment of Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus with a Biosynthetic Scaffold: A Report of Four Cases

Garcia, E'Stephan J.; Bear, Russell R.; Schoenfeld, Andrew J.; Owens, Brett D.
July 2010
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 8, p1774
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the management of large and recurrent cystic osteochondral lesions of the talus in 2010. The treatment for osteochondral lesions of the talus has been directed by the outcomes of surgical procedures done for the same pathology within the knee. Recent reports propose that newly developed implants of osteochondral scaffolding might be viable alternative to treat osteochondral lesions of the talus.


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