Joint Replacement | Spine | Trauma Solutions

A 24 year old male had a RTA and sustained a Femur fracture with a Comminuted Tibia Fracture and Compound Foot injury.

Tibia Fracture was Comminuted in the Mid shaft for about 2/3 rd of the tibial length. There was segmental fracture of the fibula

Pre Op Xray :

Considering the Comminution MIO/MIPPO plating was planned.

The length of the Plate could have been a problem and hence X rays were taken with the longest plate available.

PLATE XRAY

 

OPERATIVE PEARLS :

  • MIO Plating was performed spanning the Comminuted Shaft fragment.
  • Segmental Fibula fracture was fixed with One proximal and one distal Rush nail.

10 Week

10 Week

Final 10 WEEKS

Final 10 WEEKS

24 WEEKS

24 WEEKS

Fracture united at 5 months and patient has excellent Functional Range of movements.

Post OP Xray