Galeazzi fracture-dislocations.

  title={Galeazzi fracture-dislocations.},
  author={Zelimir Dj Miki{\'c}},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  volume={57 8},
  • Zelimir Dj Mikić
  • Published 1975 in
    The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
Among 125 patients with the Galeazzi-type fracture-dislocation of the forearm, there were fourteen children and eighty-six adults with the classic Galeazzi lesion, and twenty-five patients with a special type -- fracture of both bones and dislocation of the distal radio-ulnar joint. Conservative management was successful only in children. In adults this method resulted in failure in 80 per cent of cases. The results of operative treatment were much better. The fracture fragments of the radius… CONTINUE READING


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