4 doctors weighed in:

Could a bone shift with a plate screwed into it?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

The screws could come loose or the bone may eventually not heal, resulting in breakage of the plate or screws.

In brief: Yes

The screws could come loose or the bone may eventually not heal, resulting in breakage of the plate or screws.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
Thank

In brief: Yes

But only if there is failure of the plate and screws.

In brief: Yes

But only if there is failure of the plate and screws.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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