LCP Broad Plate 3.5
The LCP 3.5 broad plate is indicated for long bone fractures in large breed dogs.
This plate is similar to the standard human LCP, except for a central, stacked combination hole at one end, designed to facilitate treatment of metaphyseal fractures.
The LCP broad plate 3.5 system includes 14 plates with lengths ranging from 7 to 22 staggered holes. It can be used with 3.5 mm cortical screws (either locking head or standard) as well as 4.0 cancellous bone screws. This offers greater versatility than conventional plates. The implant material is 316L stainless steel. The plates are housed in the small fragment plate set graphic case. No additional instruments or screws are needed.
5-year-old male English Mastiff, road traffic accident.
(Case provided by Michael P Kowaleski, North Grafton, USA)
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