Second metacarpophalangeal joint dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Major trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female

Dislocation of the second carpometacarpal phalangeal joint. No other dislocation and no fracture is identified.

Case Discussion

Metacarpophalangeal joint dislocations are much more common at the thumb (1st digit) and fifth digit.

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Case information

rID: 40047
Published: 6th Oct 2015
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: hand
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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