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Preparation of the greater tuberosity

In general, the reattachment of the tuberosities can be performed with sutures or cables.

In general, the reattachment of the tuberosities can be performed with sutures or cables. We will demonstrate the use of cables through the holes in the prosthesis.

Passing the cables is easier if two 2.0 mm drill holes are first placed through the greater tuberosity. Pass the cables with a wire or cable passer, if needed.