An experimental study on the homogeneous transplantation of the major part of the lateral and medial femoral trochleae and trochlear groove with articular cartilage was carried out in the School of Veterinary Medicine, Pahlavi University, Shiraz. The results of postoperative clinical examinations and regular radiographical observations are described. Finally, the pathological findings and surgico-pathological observations are noted. The advantages of using the technique described and its possible clinical applications are discussed.
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