(A) Initial radiographs of 82 years old male with osteoporosis showed 2 part proximal humerus fracture. (B) Immediate postoperative radiographs showed fracture fixation in good alignment but medial support was not achieved. (C) At 4 months after operation, the reduction loss without screw perforation was developed. So, the clinical result was failure.
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