Monteggia fracture

Case contributed by Andrew Murphy


High speed car crash, deformed left arm.


The mid shaft ulnar fracture is comminuted, there is an associated radial head dislocation. Posterior displacement of the distal fragment of the foreshortened ulna.

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rID: 47727
Published: 31st Aug 2016
Last edited: 4th Oct 2020
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