Ortho-Preferred

Universal Classification of Dorsal Displaced Radius Fractures


- Type I:   extra articular, undisplaced;
- Type II:  extra articular, displaced;
- Type III  intra articular, undisplaced;
- Type IV:  intra articular, displaced


Intra-articular fractures of the distal end of the radius in young adults.



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 10:35 am