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Table 4 Apex Dorsal Angulation of Fifth Metacarpal, and ROM of MCP Joints

From: Antegrade intramedullary fixation for adolescent fifth metacarpal neck fracture and its impact on epiphyseal growth

  ROM of MCP joint,° Apex dorsal angulation (Head‑shaft angle) P-value
Pre-operative,° Post-operative, °
Affected 87.97±2.35˚ 44.49±2.64˚ 15.74±2.47˚ <0.001
unaffected 88.45±2.39˚ - 15.17±1.70˚ -
P-value 0.084 - 0.056 -