proximal row carpectomy


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proximal row carpectomy

excision of the proximal row of carpal bones.
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Wysocki, "Clinical outcomes of proximal row carpectomy versus four-corner arthrodesis for post-traumatic wrist arthropathy: a systematic review," Journal of Hand Surgery.
Proximal row carpectomy for advanced Kienbo'ck's disease: average 10yearfollow-up.
If an injury is missed for more than 6 to 8 weeks, proximal row carpectomy is the usual preferred treatment of choice.
Tang has taken PRC one step further with a newer surgical option, osteochondral resurfacing in proximal row carpectomy (OCRPRC), that incorporates cartilage grafting into the procedure to better reduce pain and improve hand function.
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