general purpose compression bone screw / cancellous
HB 6.5

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Characteristics

  • Applications:

    general purpose

  • Part of bone:

    cancellous

Description

Cancellous screws are used for fixation of press-fit cups and protrusion rings.

Construction

The body of a cancellous screw is thin. It has a wide and deep thread all over its length. The screw threads cut their path in the bone when the screw is inserted, i.e. cancellous screws are self-tapping.