Diagnosis

Complete articular fracture, simple articular, multifragmentary metaphyseal (AO/OTA 41C2) 

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Complete articular fracture, simple articular, multifragmentary metaphyseal (AO/OTA 41C2)

Complete articular simple and metaphyseal multifragmentary fractures are classified by the AO/OTA as 41C2 fractures. They are a result of a high-velocity injuryies and may therefore be associated with severe soft-tissue envelope complications.

Complete articular fracture, simple articular, multifragmentary metaphyseal (AO/OTA 41C2)

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