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5Reduction and fixation of the palmoulnar and radial styloid fragments

Reduction of the palmoulnar fragment

If only the palmar lunate facet fragment needs to be stabilized, an ulnopalmar plate can be used. This is applied via an ulnar palmar approach.

After direct reduction of the palmoulnar fragment, an appropriate plate is inserted.

A screw is inserted through the oblong hole to allow longitudinal adjustment of plate position.