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Alan Ruggles, Jeffrey Watkins

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Jörg Auer

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Stab incisions for transphyseal bridge

The screws for the transphyseal bridge may be placed through stab incisions only.

stab incisions for transphyseal bridge

If multiple wires are to be placed, a more substantial exposure may be required. The incision extends from the medial aspect of the distal radial epiphysis proximal to a level approximately 5 cm proximal to the distal radial physis.

stab incisions for transphyseal bridge