Internal fixation

What is Internal fixation?

Stabilization of fractured bony parts by direct fixation to one another with surgical wires, screws, pins, rods, or plates.

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Please distinguish between MUA & Internal fixation and ORIF & DHS ? Whether the both surgeries come under same category...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Both are different entities

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thank you for posting the question.

MUA (Manipulation Under Anesthesia)- means a...

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Please distinguish between MUA & Internal fixation and ORIF & DHS ? Whether the both surgeries come under same category ?...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
MUA and ORIF done.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
I have seen the attached OT notes and X-ray. In this case,...

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Dear Doctor, i am Premkumar ( 44) I met an accident on Feb 2012 and broken ( fracture ) my rt leg ,lateral condyle for that immdly operated ORIF...

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Hi, Dr.Dinesh,
Thanks for query.
As you know after surgery near joint physiotherapy is very important.
You have to continue physiotherapy...

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