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Research Progress on Treatment of Knee Extension Stiffness

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DOI: 10.23977/medsc.2023.040202 | Downloads: 16 | Views: 500


Zhaoyang Wang 1, Hua Shan 1, Qiang Zan 2


1 Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, 712046, China
2 Department of Osteoarthrosis, Affiliated Hospital of Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, Shaanxi, 712000, China

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Qiang Zan


Knee extension stiffness is a common complication after knee surgery and trauma, which will seriously affect the quality of life of patients. This article reviews the clinical manifestations, risk factors, mechanism, differential diagnosis and treatment of knee ankylosis, in order to promote the prevention and treatment of knee ankylosis in China.


Knee Extension Stiffness, Knee Joint Osteoarthritis, Risk Factors


Zhaoyang Wang, Hua Shan, Qiang Zan, Research Progress on Treatment of Knee Extension Stiffness. MEDS Clinical Medicine (2023) Vol. 4: 9-14. DOI:


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