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4Suture the volar plate

Use fine multifilament sutures with double-mounted straight needles to insert a criss-cross stitch (Bunnell) in each side ...

Drilling

Keeping the phalanx hyperextended, drill holes for the needles in the ulnar and radial endsof the transverse groove. It is essential to use a drill guide in order to protect the cartilage of the condyles.
The drill holes must just perforate the dorsal cortex of the middle phalanx.