The Fassier-Duval Telescopic Intramedullary System is a self-extending rod designed for patients suffering from Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), skeletal dysplasia and other bone deformities. Created to prevent or stabilize fractures or correct deformity of long bones while growth occurs.
This product is indicated as a temporary implant to aid in the healing of long diaphysis fractures, osteotomies, malunions and non-unions and to prevent further fractures in the femur, tibia and humerus of pediatric patients. It can also be used in procedures such as bone lengthening/shortening concomitantly with external fixators in pediatric or small stature patients with limb length discrepancy.
Available in five diameters: 3.2, 4.0, 4.8, 5.6 and 6.4 mm, up to 420 mm in length.
This product may not be available in all markets. Please consult your local OP representative for availability.