A complex injury of the distal ulnar physis: a case report and brief review of the literature.

Physeal fractures of the distal forearm are common injuries in children and adolescents. However, Salter-Harris type III and type IV fractures of the distal ulnar epiphysis are often high-energy injuries that require open reduction for restoration of anatomical alignment. These injuries are uncommon and there are few descriptions of them in the contemporary… (More)