FRACTURE OF THE THUMB SESAMOID BONE - A REPORT OF 3 CASES AND A REVIEW OF THE ENGLISH-LANGUAGE LITERATURE

B VANDERLEI*, E VANDERLINDEN, EL MOOYAART, HJ KLASEN

*Bijbehorende auteur voor dit werk

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Samenvatting

Fracture of the sesamoid bone of the thumb is a rare injury. In this report three additional cases with fracture of an ulnar sesamoid bone of the thumb are reported. The anatomic considerations, the mechanisms of injury, the differential diagnoses, and management are discussed with the English-language literature.

Originele taal-2English
Pagina's (van-tot)836-840
Aantal pagina's5
TijdschriftJOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE
Volume38
Nummer van het tijdschrift5
StatusPublished - mei-1995

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