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ACL reconstruction with “the original all-inside technique”

  • Giuliano Cerulli
  • Giovanni Zamarra
  • Fabio Vercillo
  • Filippo Pelosi
Knee

Abstract

With the improvement of knee arthroscopy during the past decades anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has become a common procedure, with several surgical techniques described. The “original all-inside technique” for ACL reconstruction with manually drilled double half tunnels, allowing the use of one single tendon triplicated or quadruplicated and hopefully improving the quality of the contact area between graft and bone.

Keywords

Anterior cruciate ligament Operative treatment Hamstring tendons All-inside technique Graft integration Graft selection 

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© Springer-Verlag 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Giuliano Cerulli
    • 1
  • Giovanni Zamarra
    • 2
  • Fabio Vercillo
    • 2
  • Filippo Pelosi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopedics and TraumatologySchool of Medicine University of Perugia and Let People MovePerugiaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Orthopedics and TraumatologySan Giuseppe HospitalArezzoItaly

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