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Management of Chronic Scapholunate Ligament Tears Before Arthritis Occurrence or to Prevent Arthritis

  • Ch. Mathoulin
  • E. Papadogeorgou
  • A. Pagliei
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Abstract

The scapholunate ligament injury is the most frequent lesion that results from supination and extension trauma of the wrist [1]. It engenders a chronic instability that may turn to arthritis.

Keywords

Cannulated Screw Flexor Carpus Radialis Distal Pole Proximal Pole Extensor Carpus Radialis Brevis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Hand Surgery UnitInstitut de la main, Clinique JouvenetParisFrance

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