Mohammad Umar Mumtaz

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BACKGROUND Accurate open reduction and internal fixation for metacarpal and phalangeal fractures of the hand is required in less than 5% of the patients; otherwise, closed treatment techniques offer satisfactory results in most of these cases as these fractures are stable either before or after closed reduction. AO mini-fragment screws and plates, when used(More)
Open complete dislocation of the trapezium is an extraordinarily rare injury with only a few cases reported so far in literature. The association of a vertically split fracture makes this injury even rare and hence worth reporting. A 14 year old Kashmiri boy presented to us with a history of massive trauma to the non dominant left hand sustained as a result(More)
Correspondence (İletişim): Mohammad Umar Mumtaz, M.D. Government Hospital for Bone and Joint Surgery, Barzulla, Srinagar, India. Tel: +01942491290 e-mail (e-posta): AMAÇ El metakarp ve falanks kırıklarıyla ilgili olarak, uygun açık redüksiyon ve internal fiksasyon, hastaların %5’inden daha azında gerekli olmaktadır. Bunun dışında(More)
INTRODUCTION Rolando fractures being intra-articular fractures of the most mobile joint of the thumb, assume significance because any residual incongruity of the articular surface may result in loss of motion as well as secondary osteoarthritis and hence serious disability. This fracture continues to pose difficulties to the treating surgeons and although(More)
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