cerclage wire

cerclage wire

Orthopedics A wire placed around bone to approximate fracture fragments
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For the fixation of the skull on the femur head a cerclage wire (no.
22 cerclage wires with 15 cm length were passed through the canals.
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6 mm K-wires and an 18 gauge cerclage wire were used for the tension band construct.
Routine plain radiographs obtained approximately 1 year postoperatively (August 2000) demonstrated K-wire and cerclage wire breakage without displacement of the hardware (Fig.
Plain radiographs at this visit demonstrated migration of the lateral K-wire completely into the proximal tibia without migration of the medial K-wire or the cerclage wire (Fig.
Biddau and colleagues (8) described the migration of the superior portion of a circumferential cerclage wire to the heart likely through the venous system for which the patient had to undergo sternotomy and a right atriotomy while on cardiopulmonary bypass.
The patient was admitted for a complex revision of left THA using cup and cage reconstruction of the acetabulum and a modular femoral component with a trochanteric grip plate augmented by cerclage wires (Fig.
2: Problems from Broken Metal Cerclage Wires to Patients 268
Historically, these fractures were treated with stainless steel cerclage wires and open reduction and internal fixation with rigid dynamic compression plates.
Some studies have shown that a trochanteric plate with proximal unicortical and distal bicortical screws or a plate with proximal unicortical screws combined with cerclage wires and distal bicortical screws are a sufficiently strong mechanical construct.
There were four mal Figure 6 Clinical photograph of a periprosthetic femur fracture with a fixation construct utilizing a strut allograft and plate fixation with locked screws and cerclage wires.