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Radial Head Dislocation

  • Aristides I. CruzJr.
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Abstract

Radial head dislocations can be acute or chronic, acquired, or congenital. Acute dislocations are associated with injuries such as Monteggia fractures. Chronic dislocations may be due to a missed injury or a congenital anomaly.

Keywords

Elbow Radiocapitellar joint Monteggia fracture 

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Aristides I. CruzJr.
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  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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