Category: Plates and Screws
These Schanz screws are coated with hydroxyapatite (HA) for enhanced fixation when used with Synthes external fixation systems.
Synthes hydroxyapatite-coated Schanz screws are intended for use with an external fixation system for fracture fixation (open or closed); pseudoarthrosis or nonunion of long bones; limb lengthening by epiphyseal or metaphyseal distraction; correction of bony or soft tissue deformity; correction of segmental bony or soft tissue deformity; correction of segmental bony or soft tissue defects; and joint arthrodesis.
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