Non-thumb metacarpal fractures

Types

Differential Diagnosis

Hand and Finger Fractures

Treatment

General Fracture Management

Metacarpal Fracture (Post-Reduction) Goals

Finger Shaft Angulation (degrees) Shaft Shortening (mm) Neck Angulation (degrees) Rotational Deformity
Index & Long Finger 10-20 2-5 10-15 None
Ring Finger 30 2-5 30-40 None
Little Finger 40 2-5 50-60 None

See Also

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