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Why would my hand surgeon choose to use pins (coaptive fixation) instead of plates (rigid fixation)on my fracture?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Hand surgeon

Depending upon the fracture personality: pins, plates, screws, and external fixators may be considered.
Surgeon preference is also a factor.

In brief: Hand surgeon

Depending upon the fracture personality: pins, plates, screws, and external fixators may be considered.
Surgeon preference is also a factor.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Every surgeon

Practice colored by his experience.

In brief: Every surgeon

Practice colored by his experience.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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