1Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA, 02114 USA.
2Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Dr Sheikh Pediatric Hospital Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran.
Uncontrolled recurrent hemarthrosis can end to contracture, deformity, pain, joint destruction and gait disorders which are disabling. We are going to report a challenge, a unilateral knee flexion contracture in a child with severe hemophilia A and inhibitor who underwent different treatment options with unsatisfactory improvement of knee range of motion. Mismanaging postoperatively, patient and parents irresponsibility in managing self-care, lack of access and affordability to treatment and unavailability of proper treatment can be the reasons of recurrence in addition to the tough nature of a patient with inhibitor.
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