Posterior dislocation of the shoulder associated with fracture of the humeral anatomical neck with 11-year follow-up after early open reduction and internal fixation

Abstract

Background. The combination of posterior dislocation and fracture of the anatomical neck represents an extremely rare injury. Methods. A patient with posterior dislocation of the shoulder and ipsilateral fracture of the humeral anatomical neck was treated with open reduction and internal fixation with two Kirschner wires. He was followed up for 11 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-003-0480-5

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