Executive Editor: Chris Colton

Authors: Florian Gebhard, Phil Kregor, Chris Oliver

Distal Femur Extraarticular fracture, wedge

General considerations

As metaphyseal wedge fractures do not have an articular component, reduction of the articular surface is not necessary so the surgeon can perform a closed reduction and use available implants via a minimally invasive, sub-muscular route.

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