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Simultaneous bilateral Mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female: Was an increased carrying angle the cause?
Raval,Pradyumna; Ni Fhoghlu, Cliodhna; Narayan Mahapatra, Anant
Radial head fracture is the most common type of elbow fracture in adults. It results from a fall on an outstretched hand. However, simultaneous bilateral radial head fractures are extremely rare. We report a case of simultaneous bilateral mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female, which was treated nonoperatively with excellent results
Keyword(s): FRACTURE; HEAD INJURY; ORTHOPAEDICS
Publication Date:
2015
Type: Journal article
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Contributor(s): Department of Orthopaedics, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, County Louth, Ireland
Institution: Lenus
Publisher(s): Wolters Kluwer Health
First Indexed: 2016-04-23 07:09:18 Last Updated: 2017-05-12 06:45:21