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11Fixation of the tuberosities

After preliminary fixation of the reduced tuberosities, the reduction has to be confirmed by visual, tactile, and x-ray control.

Confirmation of reduction

After preliminary fixation of the reduced tuberosities, the reduction has to be confirmed by visual, tactile, and x-ray control.

Visual control
There should be no gap and no step-off between the tuberosities underneath the humeral head prosthesis. The tuberosities must be under the humeral head.