Dislocation of the extensor tendons over the metacarpophalangeal joints.

@article{Inoue1996DislocationOT,
  title={Dislocation of the extensor tendons over the metacarpophalangeal joints.},
  author={Gen Inoue and Yoshiyasu Tamura},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={464-9}
}
Twenty-seven patients who had received treatment for dislocation of the extensor tendons over the metacarpophalangeal joint were reviewed. Sixteen patients had traumatic dislocations, seven had spontaneous dislocations, and four had congenital dislocations. The long finger was most frequently affected. The other fingers were affected almost equally. Displacement of the extensor tendon always occurred in the ulnar direction in the long and ring fingers. The index and little fingers exhibited… CONTINUE READING

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