Simultaneous radial closing wedge and ulnar shortening osteotomies for distal radius malunion.

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PURPOSE Closing wedge osteotomies are an attractive treatment option for distal radius malunion in patients with osteopenia; however, they require an ulnar head resection to accommodate closure of corrective osteotomy and to address the issue of ulnocarpal abutment. The literature contains little information on concomitant ulnar shortening osteotomy despite… (More)

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