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Varus

(Publius Quinctilius Varus) (vâr`əs), d. A.D. 9, Roman general. In 13 B.C. he was consul with Tiberius Claudius Nero (later emperor as TiberiusTiberius
(Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus) , 42 B.C.–A.D. 37, second Roman emperor (A.D. 14–A.D. 37). He was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia Drusilla and was originally named Tiberius Claudius Nero. He campaigned (20 B.C.) in Armenia, became (19 B.C.
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) and later was governor of Syria. Although unsuited for the position, he was appointed governor of Germany by AugustusAugustus
, 63 B.C.–A.D. 14, first Roman emperor, a grandson of the sister of Julius Caesar. Named at first Caius Octavius, he became on adoption by the Julian gens (44 B.C.) Caius Julius Caesar Octavianus (Octavian); Augustus was a title of honor granted (27 B.C.
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. In A.D. 9, to suppress an uprising, he led three legions across the Rhine into the Teutoburg Forest, where they were massacred by the troops of ArminiusArminius
, d. A.D. 21, leader of the Germans, called Hermann in modern German. He was a chief of the Cherusci (in an area of present-day Hanover) when the Romans were pushing east from the Rhine toward the Elbe.
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. Varus himself committed suicide. This defeat was a major catastrophe for the Romans. It is said that afterward Augustus would start up from sleep, crying, "Varus, Varus, bring me back my legions!"
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Calcaneus Inverted & Navicular Raised = Supinated Compensations: Distal = Plantar flex 1st Ray, Proximal = Varus Tibia Compensated Calcaneus Vertical & Navicular Collapse = Pronated Gait Assessment
The clinical and radiographic results of intertrochanteric curved varus osteotomy for idiopathic osteonecrosis of the femoral head.
Caption: Figure 4 The osteotomized distal end is medially stabilized in position with two parallel Kirschner wires introduced in the proximal end and employed as a safe shelf on which it is slid anteriorly and downward, therefore, avoiding difficulties in translation and possible varus deformity.
During the initial contact and loading phase of gait, the knee may suddenly angulate in a varus direction (known as a varus thrust gait), which also loads the medial compartment of the knee.
Young's modules applied for the cortical bone in axial compression, posterior deflection and varus loading were 3400 MPa, 1150 MPa and 660 MPa, respectively.
Five patients experienced varus and four patients valgus malalignment.
Two years after injury, femoral curved varus osteotomy [13] was indicated to restore her unstable hip with 25[degrees] of varus and 0[degrees] of anteversion/retroversion correction (Figure 7(a)).
In all analyzed menisci, varus angulation led to larger damage to the medial meniscus, while lateral menisci were more damaged in valgus angulation.
The polyethylene cup was located in extreme varus, and arthritic changes were present in the hip joint [Figure 1].
There was no hyperextension, loss of motion, cubitus varus, iatrogenic nerve palsies and no patient required additional surgery.
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