VDRO

AcronymDefinition
VDROVarus Derotational Osteotomy
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Premature epiphyseal closure after VDRO was described by Barnes (17) in 1980.
articular surface, a varus derotational osteotomy (VDRO) can increase coverage of the head while allowing for concomitant correction of femoral anteversion.
(57) Lateral pillar height may be predictive, and in lateral pillar C hips, a greater trochanteric epiphysiodesis can be performed in conjunction with VDRO. Epiphysiodesis is effective for growth arrest in 60% but can lead to overcorrection in 10%.