open reduction and internal fixation

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Solution to Unknown Case #25 – Bennett Fracture

History: 30 year old male with thumb pain.  This is the appearance of a Bennett Fracture, which is an oblique intraarticular fracture through the base of the first metacarpal with extension into the first metacarpophalangeal joint. Bennett fractures classically result in a volar lip fragment with a triangular shape. It is important to get the … Continue reading