Tibial plato leveling osteotomy / <br> Osteotomia de nivelamento do plato da tíbia

The tibial plateau leveling osteotomy (TPLO) is a relatively new and innovative surgical treatment for the cranial cruciate ligament rupture in the canine species. The real intent of the procedure is to provide functional stability to the stifle joint by eliminating or neutralizing the cranial tibia...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Julia Maria Matera, Steven A. Martinez, Angelica Cecilia Tatarunas
Format: Article
Published: Universidade Estadual de Londrina 2008-08-01
Series:Semina: Ciências Agrárias
Online Access:http://www.uel.br/revistas/uel/index.php/semagrarias/article/view/2801