Medicine (Baltimore) 2022 Feb;101(6):e28661
Department of Orthopaedics Surgery, Jeonbuk National University Medical School, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences and Research Institute of Clinical Medicine of Jeonbuk National University-Biomedical Research Institute of Jeonbuk National University Hospital, 567 Baekje-ro, Dukjin-gu, Jeonju, Republic of Korea.
Rationale: Traumatic radial head dislocation (RHD) can occur due to hyperpronation injury with sequential disruption of the annular ligament, quadrate ligament, and the interosseous membrane. Although studies have shown that traumatic RHD is generally associated with Monteggia fracture-dislocation, traumatic RHD occurring with ipsilateral radial shaft fractures has rarely been reported. Delayed RHD secondary to the malunion of isolated radial shaft fractures is extremely rare. Read More