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5Fixation: Conventional plate

Drill eccentrically for the third screw, through the proximal hole on the other side of the fracture. Measure for screw ...

Insert third screw eccentrically

Drill eccentrically for the third screw, through the proximal hole on the other side of the fracture. Measure for screw length, and insert a screw.
Tightening this screw will compress the fracture axially.