Orthopedic Ankle Joint
A double-flexure, one-piece item designed to allow the orthotist to precisely align the orthotic ankle axis of rotation with the anatomical ankle axis. It also may be used for providing a full range of options for joint motion and control in plastic orthoses, without compromising cosmesis, weight, or fabrication simplicity. Ideal for use on active children and adults.
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