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3Reduction

Preliminary stabilization can be achieved with an obliquely inserted K-wire.

Preliminary stabilization

Preliminary stabilization can be achieved with an obliquely inserted K-wire.
If anatomical reduction is demonstrated using image intensification, a 2 mm LCP T-plate is fixed to the dorsal aspect of the first metacarpal using standard locking techniques.