T-shaped Fractures

  • Emile Letournel
  • Robert Judet


It is appropriate to begin the study of associated and complex varieties with the T-shaped fracture. Although the outlines are simple, the radiological interpretation can be difficult. Diagnosis must be accurate because of the difficulty of open reduction which sometimes necessitates two surgical approaches.


Fracture Line Transverse Fracture Obturator Foramen Pelvic Brim Shaped Fracture 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Emile Letournel
    • 1
  • Robert Judet
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre Medico-Chirurgical de la Porte de ChoisyParis Cedex 13France
  2. 2.F-Paris 16France

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