[Partial midcarpal arthrodesis with excision of the scaphoid for the treatment of advanced carpal collapse].

@article{Tnnerhoff2005PartialMA,
  title={[Partial midcarpal arthrodesis with excision of the scaphoid for the treatment of advanced carpal collapse].},
  author={H G T{\"u}nnerhoff and Peter Haussmann},
  journal={Operative Orthopadie und Traumatologie},
  year={2005},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={233-48}
}
OBJECTIVE To eliminate painful arthrosis between the radius and scaphoid and between the lunate and capitate. Stabilization of the carpus with preservation of useful range of motion between the radius and the lunate. INDICATIONS Painful arthrosis of radioscaphoid joint due to an old lesion of the scapholunate ligament or a long-standing scaphoid pseudarthrosis with loss of carpal height (advanced carpal collapse, stage II) and eventual additional midcarpal arthrosis (stage III… CONTINUE READING

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