Successful management of unilateral congenital patellar tendon aplasia: case report
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Anatomical variation is discovered frequently in humans, and much such variation in the musculoskeletal system has been reported. We present a rare case of unilateral congenital patellar tendon aplasia with concomitant apparent shortness of the bilateral halluces as a result of shortened first metatarsals as an anatomical variant.
KeywordsPatellar tendon Aplasia Knee Anatomical variant
HBC: Manuscript design and preparation; clinical follow-up. GB: surgical procedure; clinical follow-up.
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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