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Khairul Faizi Mohammad, Brad Yoo

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Markku T Nousiainen, Richard Buckley

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The following complications can be seen following ORIF of metatarsal fractures:

  • Infection
  • Wound complications
  • Fracture malunion/nonunion
  • Neuropathy
  • Arthritis
  • Instability
  • Hallux rigidus
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Hardware irritation

Complications should be promptly identified and addressed.

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