1.25mm Plate Reduction Wires

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The 1.25 mm Plate Reduction Wires, are available with two sized stops. The wire with a small stop is used through a 1.25 K-wire hole in a plate, and the wire with a large stop is used through the DCU portion of the Combi hole. Both are used to temporarily hold distal radius plates to the bone, and in position.

Indications for Use

The 1.25 mm Plate Reduction Wires are instruments used to temporarily hold distal radius plates to the bone and in position. The plate reduction wires are single use items, and must be removed after temporary fixation has been achieved.

Features & Benefits

  • Available with both a small stop and a large stop
  • Eliminates the need for additional reduction instrumentation
  • Wires hold plate in place on the bone, and allows the surgeon to have both hands available to complete the surgery
  • Also available single-packed sterile


All medical devices have associated risks. Please refer to the package insert and other labeling for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative.