Bilateral anterior dislocation of the shoulders with proximal humeral fractures: a case report.

@article{Sharma2005BilateralAD,
  title={Bilateral anterior dislocation of the shoulders with proximal humeral fractures: a case report.},
  author={Lalit Sharma and Amite Pankaj and Vinod Kumar and Rajesh Malhotra and Surya Bhan},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={303-6}
}
Bilateral simultaneous anterior dislocation of the shoulders with bilateral 3-part fracture of the proximal humeri is unusual. A 42-year-old man presented with pain and restriction of movement on both shoulders. He was injured by a heavy object falling over his back while he was leaning forward holding an overhead bar. His arms were abducted and externally rotated. The injury was not correctly diagnosed, and the patient was treated with repeated manipulations and splintage for 2 weeks… CONTINUE READING

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