LCP Distal Femur Plate

Division: Trauma
Category: Plates and Screws

The LCP Distal Femur Plates are part of the Large Fragment LCP System. With a design and footprint based on the Distal Femur LISS Plates, the LCP Distal Femur Plates feature Combi holes along the shaft and threaded locking holes in the plate head.

Indications for Use

The Synthes LCP Distal Femur Plates are intended for buttressing multifragmentary distal femur fractures including: supracondylar, intra-articular and extra-articular condylar, periprosthetic fractures; fractures in normal or osteopenic bone; nonunions and malunions; and osteotomies of the femur.

Features & Benefits

  • Round threaded locking holes in plate head accept 5.0 mm locking screws and 4.5 mm cortex screws
  • LCP Combi holes in the plate shaft accept 4.5 mm cortex screws in the dynamic compression unit (DCU) portion, 5.0 mm locking screws in the threaded portion, or a combination of both
  • The preshaped, low-profile plate minimizes potential issues with soft tissues and reduces need for plate contouring
  • A tapered, rounded plate tip facilitates a minimally invasive surgical technique
  • Plates available in stainless steel and titanium, with 5, 7, 9, 11, and 13 holes for left and right femurs

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.