Does limb lengthening work?

Yes. Limb lengthening is often done on children. The procedure involves external fixation devices. Some of these external devices are referred to as 'illizarov' external fixation devices, named after a russian physician. These are complex procedures that take many years to see results.

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How does limb lengthening surgery work?

Yes . If you had a bypass in the past lengthening your limbs can increase your weight loss. But it also can increase your risk for vitamin deficiencies. Read more...

Do u think limb lengthening works?

Yes it works. Limb lengthening entails surgery and lots of time afterwards to allow for the bone to grow after cutting it and transporting it. But it definitely can work.. Read more...