The Possibilities Offered by Our Method for Lengthening Various Segments in Upper and Lower Limbs

  • Gabriel A. Ilizarov
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 48)


The numerous operative methods proposed since the end of the century for limb lengthening, because of their complexity have not yet led to the creation of a method which might successfully solve the fundamental aspects of this problem and consequently achieve the maximum guarantees in the desired results.


Regenerative Therapy Shorten Treatment Time Somatic Condition Posterior Section Limb Lengthening 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriel A. Ilizarov
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  1. 1.Institute for Scientific ResearchCa Kniiekot KurganUSSR

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