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enclouage centromédullaire verrouillé en bipolaire

English translation: intramedullary nailing with distal and proximal locking screws

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French term or phrase:enclouage centromédullaire verrouillé en bipolaire
English translation:intramedullary nailing with distal and proximal locking screws
Entered by: Joanne Archambault
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10:06 Sep 30, 2011
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Medical - Medical (general) / trauma
French term or phrase: enclouage centromédullaire verrouillé en bipolaire
... une fracture comminutive ouverte du quart inférieur du fémur droit associant des multiples plaies de la cuisse homolatérale et de la face interne du 1/3 inférieur de la jambe droite par éclats d'obus.
Mis sous antibiotiques et anticoagulant, il lui a été fait un' parage et suture des plaies avec enclouage centromédullaire verrouillé en bipolaire, laissant persister une perte de substance osseuse qui révèle d'une greffe osseuse secondaire après cicatrisation des plaies.
Elene P.
Georgia
Local time: 02:26
intramedullary nailing with distal and proximal locking screws
Explanation:
or just "locked intramedullary nailing" of the femur since the fracture is comminuted and requires the nail to be locked at both ends

"bipolaire" here means that screws are used at both ends of the nail (proximal and distal)
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Joanne Archambault
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Local time: 17:26
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intramedullary nailing with distal and proximal locking screws


Explanation:
or just "locked intramedullary nailing" of the femur since the fracture is comminuted and requires the nail to be locked at both ends

"bipolaire" here means that screws are used at both ends of the nail (proximal and distal)

Joanne Archambault
United States
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