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Table 2 Evaluation of the bone results

From: Infected nonunion of tibia and femur treated by bone transport

Bone results Infected tibia nonunion Infected femur nonunion Total Criteria
Excellent 46 22 68 Union, no infection, deformity <7°, limb length discrepancy (LLD) <2.5 cm
Good 17 11 28 Union plus any two of the following: absence of infection, deformity <7°, LLD <2.5 cm.
Fair 7 5 12 Union plus any one of the following: absence of infection, deformity <7°, LLD <2.5 cm.
Poor 2 0 2 Nonunion/refracture/union plus infection plus deformity >7° plus LLD >2.5 cm