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  • Reduce.
  • For those over 45 years: Immobilize in long plaster cast for 4 weeks.
  • No weight bearing until 10 weeks
  • For those below 45 years use internal fixation after exposure, with transverse screw and bolt. Then immobilize for 4 weeks and then mobilize knee.

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