Percutaneous repair of a nonunion pubic ramus fracture using a metallic stent scaffold and cement osteoplasty.

  • John W Kamysz
  • Published 2010 in
    Journal of vascular and interventional radiology…

Abstract

This report describes a case of repair of a nonunion pubic ramus fracture with intramedullary placement of a self-expanding nitinol stent across a fracture gap to provide a permeable scaffold for polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement to track across the fracture gap and to restrict leakage into surrounding soft tissues. The patient presented with an 8-month… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvir.2010.04.017

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@article{Kamysz2010PercutaneousRO, title={Percutaneous repair of a nonunion pubic ramus fracture using a metallic stent scaffold and cement osteoplasty.}, author={John W Kamysz}, journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR}, year={2010}, volume={21 8}, pages={1313-6} }