Diagnosis

12-C2 Segmental complex fractures

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12-C2

12-C2

Complex fractures of the humeral shaft with segmental fragments are classified 12-C2 fractures.

These rare fractures may extend into either the proximal or the distal metaphysis.

12-C2

12-C2

Image taken from Orozco R, et al. (1998) Atlas of Internal Fixation. Used with kind permission.