Case Reports| Volume 58, ISSUE 5, P1014-1018, September 2019

Arthroscopic Implantation of a Cartilage Matrix for an Osteochondral Defect of the Talus: A Case Report


      Advances have been made in the treatment for osteochondral defects of the talus, but these injuries continue to be a challenge for foot and ankle surgeons. We present an arthroscopically assisted technique that uses an allogenic cartilage graft in treating an osteochondral lesion of the medial dome of the talus. A brief discussion on current surgical options for osteochondral defects of the talus is also provided.

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