3.5mm LCP® Medial Distal Tibia Plate

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The 3.5 mm LCP® Medial Distal Tibia Plate is part of the Synthes LCP System that merges locking screw technology with conventional plating techniques.

Indications for Use

The Synthes LCP Distal Tibia Plates are intended for fixation of complex intra- and extra-articular fractures and osteotomies of the distal tibia, as a part of the Synthes Small Fragment LCP System.

Features & Benefits

Plate features

  • Anatomically contoured; plate is twisted 20° and bent to fit the distal tibia
  • Available for left and right tibias
  • Limited-contact shaft design with 4 to 14 combination locking/compression holes
  • Eight distal locking holes accept 2.7 mm cortex, 3.5 mm locking, 3.5 mm cortex, or 4.0 mm cancellous bone screws
  • Proximal and distal holes for 1.6 mm or 2.0 mm Kirschner wires
  • 316L stainless steel
  • Locking holes in distal region are parallel to the joint
  • Elongated hole in shaft aids in initial plate positioning
  • The shaft holes accept 3.5 mm locking screws in the threaded portion and 3.5 mm cortex screws, 4.0 mm cortex screws and 4.0 mm cancellous bone screws in the compression portion
  • Distal tab for optional medial malleolus screw accepts 3.5 mm locking, 2.7 mm cortex, 3.5 mm cortex, 4.0 mm cortex

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