TwistCut™ Snap-Off Screws - Merete USA
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About surgical techniques:
Proper surgical procedures and techniques are the responsibility of the medical professional. The guidelines contained herein are furnished for information purposes only. Each surgeon must evaluate the appropriateness of the procedures based on his or her personal medical training and experience. Prior to use of any Merete systems, the surgeon should refer to the product package insert for complete warnings, precautions, indications, contraindications and adverse effects. Package inserts are also available by contacting Merete Technologies, Inc.

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TwistCut™ Snap-Off Screws

The self-drilling and self-tapping TwistCut™ snap-off screw is made of titanium alloy. The clamping shaft separates from the screw head as soon as it reaches the cortex. The implant used for fixation of small bone fragments or Weil Osteotomies.

Technical Specifications
  • Screws are made of titanium alloy (Ti6AI4V, DIN EN ISO 5832-3)
  • Thin headed cortical anchor included in shaft to prevent soft-tissue interferences
  • Available in DIA 2.0 mm
  • Shaft of DIA 1.5 mm to fit standard K-wire drivers
  • 4 lengths of screws: 11 mm, 12 mm, 13 mm and 14 mm
  • Self-Drilling and Self-Tapping
  • Slots for explantation with a special screw driver
  • Fixation of fractures and reconstruction of bones
  • Fixation of small bone fragments
  • Osteotomies (Weil-Osteotomies)
  • Fracture fixation in the foot and hand


Foot Surgery, Screws