URL of this page: //medlineplus.gov/ency/presentations/100223.htm

Tibial osteotomy - series—Indication

Indication

Overview

If osteoarthritis degenerates the inner portion of the knee, the leg may bow out.

Review Date 9/7/2017

Updated by: C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

Related MedlinePlus Health Topics