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Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture: Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibial fracture is surgery to relocate the tibia into the correct position with plates and screws for rigidity.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture:

  • Tibial fracture, distal to the knee
  • Tibial nonunion or malunion

Anesthetic Requirements for Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture may include:

  • Regional or general anesthesia

Procedure Complications: Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

Possible surgical complications of Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Open reduction and internal fixation of distal tibia fracture) include:

  • Internal fixation of the tibia
  • Tibia surgery

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