Valgus Instability of the Elbow Due to Medial Epicondyle Nonunion: Treatment by Fragment Excision and Medial Collateral Ligament Reconstruction.

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BACKGROUND The medial epicondyle nonunion becomes symptomatic valgus instability with medial elbow pain and joint instability due to dysfunction of the medial collateral ligament (MCL), thus requiring surgical treatment. The purpose of the present study is to report the clinical result of the fragment excision and ligament reconstruction by free tendon… (More)
DOI: 10.1142/S0218810417500125

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@article{Kaneshiro2017ValgusIO, title={Valgus Instability of the Elbow Due to Medial Epicondyle Nonunion: Treatment by Fragment Excision and Medial Collateral Ligament Reconstruction.}, author={Yasunori Kaneshiro and Noriaki Hidaka and Koichi Yano and Makoto Fukuda and Hideki Sakanaka}, journal={The journal of hand surgery Asian-Pacific volume}, year={2017}, volume={22 1}, pages={70-74} }