Congenital radio-ulnar synostosis: compensatory rotation around the wrist and rotation osteotomy.

@article{Ogino1987CongenitalRS,
  title={Congenital radio-ulnar synostosis: compensatory rotation around the wrist and rotation osteotomy.},
  author={Toshihiko Ogino and K Hikino},
  journal={Journal of hand surgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={173-8}
}
In order to make clear the clinical features of congenital radio-ulnar synostosis, compensatory rotation around the wrist and functional results after rotation osteotomy, 40 cases of congenital radio-ulnar synostosis have been analysed. The mean pronation of the ankylosed forearm in those who complained of disabilities in daily life was 60.7 degrees and that in patients without complaints was 21.2 degrees. In almost all cases with total ankylosis, the forearm had compensatory movement around… CONTINUE READING

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