Case study

Use of genex in the treatment of tibial plateau fracture

Courtesy of Chan YS MD, Associate Professor, Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Taiwan

Clinical particulars

Tibial plateau fracture with dual condyle injury. This is a Schatzker class V injury and typically very unstable.

 

Treatment

genex paste was placed in the defect.

 

Outcome

At 3 months, partial absorption of genex.

At 12 months, healing looks good with solid bone union and alignment is well maintained. Plates have been removed. Complete absorption of genex.

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