Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Surgery » Plate and screw fixation of the femur
 

Plate and screw fixation of the femur

Plate and screw fixation of the femur

Plate and screw fixation of the femur: Femur plating is surgery to align and provide stability to a broken femur using a metal plate and screws across the fracture site.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Plate and screw fixation of the femur

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Plate and screw fixation of the femur:

Non-Surgical Options: Plate and screw fixation of the femur

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Plate and screw fixation of the femur:

Other Surgical Options: Plate and screw fixation of the femur

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Plate and screw fixation of the femur may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Plate and screw fixation of the femur

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Plate and screw fixation of the femur may include:

  • General anesthetic

Procedure Complications: Plate and screw fixation of the femur

Possible surgical complications of Plate and screw fixation of the femur may include:

Plate and screw fixation of the femur: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Plate and screw fixation of the femur: Three to six months.

Plate and screw fixation of the femur: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Plate and screw fixation of the femur) include:

  • Internal fixation of the femur
  • Open reduction and internal fixation of the femur

More Surgery Topics

  • High dose rate brachytherapy for esophageal cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for gallbladder cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for hepatic duct tumor (Klatskin tumor)
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for larynx cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for liver cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for lung cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for mouth cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for nasopharyngeal cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for oropharyngeal cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer
  • High dose rate brachytherapy for tongue cancer
  • High lateral-tension abdominoplasty
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise