Supracondylar fracture

Case contributed by Samir Benoudina
Diagnosis certain


Pain, swelling and deformity of the elbow after a bad fall.

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male

Complete supracondylar fracture with posterior and lateral displacement. Joint effusion. No elbow joint dislocation.


Internal fixation using two Kirschner wires laterally.

Case Discussion

Supracondylar fracture fixated by two Kirschner wires laterally.

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