Stainless Steel Antegrade Nail

The Orthofix Femoral and Tibial Stainless Steel Antegrade Nailing System™ includes essential implants, which mix together sturdiness, easiness and beneficial features.​

Features & Benefits

  • Ease of use
  • Versatile: multiple locking options
  • Nail connected distal targeting: accurate screw insertion and reduced X-ray exposure
  • Design of the locking screw provides greater biomechanical strength
  • Reverse thread on the head for easy removal
  • Reduced Inventory: o​ne design for left and right limb
  • Pointed distal end for easier nail insertion


  • Traumatic fractures of the diaphysis provided that the epiphyses are closed, so that two locking screws can be inserted outside the fracture both proximally and distally
  • Pathological fractures
  • Re-fractures
  • Non-unions
  • Reconstructive surgery​


  • Active infection
  • General medical conditions including: impaired blood supply, pulmonary insufficiency (i.e. ARDS, fat embolism) or latent infection
  • Patients with psychological or neurological conditions, who are unwilling or incapable of following instructions for post-operative care
  • Foreign body sensitivity. Where material sensitivity is suspected, tests should be made prior to implantation​