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THIGH CUFF [1 record]

Record 1 1999-03-15


Subject field(s)
  • Prostheses
  • Orthoses

ACL braces consist of a distal thigh cuff connected by medial and lateral hinges to an upper tibial cuff.


  • Prothèses
  • Orthèses

Le segment tibial et le pied représentent la prothèse; le cuissard et l'appui ischiatique, l'orthèse.


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