Executive Editor: Jörg Auer

Authors: Lawrence Bramlage, Alan Ruggles, Jörg Auer, Jeffrey Watkins, Patricia Hogan

Phalanges

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Glossary

Approach to distal phalanx

Stab incisions

Fractures of the proximal sesamoid bones are mostly treated under arthroscopic control, and instruments and implants are placed through stab incisions. Details are described within "Reduction & Fixation".

v1.3 2013-11-20