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Prostheses, Lower Limb, Ankle Component

Definition : Lower limb prostheses designed for partial functional (primarily flexion) replacement of the ankle portion of a missing lower limb. These prostheses typically consist of external devices with a mechanism that provides flexion (i.e., acting as a hinge) and some degree of internal and external rotation movements and locking positions at the distal end of the foot prostheses; they are usually attached at the proximal end with a socket to the residual limb or another prosthetic device (e.g., a pylon). Ankle component prostheses are available in a great variety of configurations and sizes; they may be passive, mechanical, or patient-actuated. The prostheses are used mainly in patients who have congenital abnormalities or who suffered amputations due to illness (e.g., diabetes) or traumatic accidents.

Entry Terms : "External Limb Components, Ankle/Foot" , "Ankle Component Prostheses" , "Prostheses, Ankle" , "Ankle Prostheses"

UMDC code : 23404

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BOAS Surgical

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Freedom Innovations Inc

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Freedom Innovations is solely foc used on developing world-class lower limb prosthetic solutions in close collaboration with prosthetists and amputees.

Trilliant Surgical Ltd

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Recruiting and retaining only the most genuine, energetic, proven leaders and best relationship managers is key to our success. Our leaders build significant relationships with podiatric surgeons who seek corrective surgical measures for their patients' forefoot or rearfoot... doctors who love having the quickest access to cost effective, user friendly and high quality implants and instruments to make their patient outcomes better and practice more profitable.

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