Which of the following statements regarding triple arthrodesis of the foot and ankle is wrong
|A||This procedure can be performed in any age group|
|B||The joints fused are sub talar, calcaneocuboid and talonavicular|
|C||The talonavicular joint is the most difficult to fuse|
|D||It is one of the procedunes to correct club foot|
This procedure can be performed in any age group
a. Triple arthrodesis consists of fusion of three joints of the foot namely the sub talar, calcaneocuboid and the talonavicular joint.
b. It is performed after the age of 12 years because before this bones are cartilaginous and it is difficult to achieve fusion and it can lead to pseudo arthosis of joints.