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33B2.3   Partial articular fracture, medial condyle, sagittal fragmentary

33B2.3 Sagittal fragmentary

Partial articular fractures of the medial condyle in the sagittal plane commonly result from a varus stress, combined with a rotational component.

These fractures are not common. They may be associated with ligamentous injuries to the knee. They are challenging to fix in osteoporotic bone. 

332.3 Sagittal fragmentary

X-ray taken from Orozco R et al, (1998) Atlas of Internal Fixation. Used with kind permission.

332.3 Sagittal fragmentary