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Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The 2.7 mm LCP® Ulna Osteotomy System consists of a comprehensive set of instruments and implants, allowing for precise ulnar shortenings with a choice of two cut styles: transverse (90°) and oblique (45°).

2.7mm LCP® Ulna Osteotomy System 2.7mm LCP® Ulna Osteotomy System in Bone

Indications for Use

The 2.7 mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System is indicated for fixation of fractures, osteotomies, nonunions, replantations, and fusions of small bones and small bone fragments, including osteopenic bone, in the ulna. The 2.7 mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System is indicated for use in both adults and adolescents (12 – 21 years) in which growth plates have fused, or in which growth plates will not be crossed by screw fixation.

Features & Benefits

  • Low profile plates with rounded edges and tapered ends help minimize risk of soft tissue irritation
  • Stable fixation with 2.7 mm locking and cortex screws with T8 StarDrive recess
  • Plate hole configuration allows for both transverse and oblique osteotomy cuts
  • Central three-part combi hole for flexible screw placement: lag screw (1), neutral cortex screw (2), locking screw (3)
  • Compatible with parallel saw blades; Available for specific type of cut (transverse – 90°or oblique – 45°) and width (2.0 mm, 2.5 mm, 3.0 mm, 4.0 mm, & 5.0 mm) width, allowing for osteotomy to be created in one cut. Note: Parallel saw blades can only be used with the Synthes Small Battery Drive
  • System-specific instrumentation aids in plate and screw placement, guidance for creating osteotomy, and compression of the osteotomy site
    • Drill Templates: For pre-drilling of plate fixation holes before oseotomy cut to ensure correct rotational alignment; Available for shortening of 2.0 mm, 2.5 mm, 3.0 mm, 4.0 mm, & 5.0 mm
    • Saw Guide: Threads into drill template to provide guidance to oblique (45°) osteotomies
    • Compression/Distraction Instrument: Aids in reduction and compression of the osteotomy site; Two fixation options on each side of osteotomy which accepts 2.0 mm Kirschner Wires
  • Available in stainless steel and titanium



2.7mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System Animation



2.7 mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System Reference Chart

2.7 mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System Inventory Control Form

2.7 mm LCP Ulna Osteotomy System Technique Guide


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