The Fulkerson osteotomy is an operation to re-align the tibial tuberosity (lower bony attachment of the patellar tendon on the shinbone).

Synonyms: 
Fulkerson procedure
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Distal realignment procedures

Realigning the kneecap by surgical procedures below the kneecap.

Surgical procedures to correct patellar alignment

Non-surgical treatment is generally the first choice of management, but surgery may be necessary.

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