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- “ Posterior elbow dislocation with fracture of the coronoid process and radial head fracture. Given the poor prognosis for such injuries, they have...”

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  • Coronoid process fracture - “ Fractures of the coronoid process of the ulna are uncommon and often occur in association with elbow dislocation.  Pathology Mechanism Fracture...”
  • Elbow dislocation - “ Elbow dislocation is the second most common large joint dislocation in the adult population.  Terminology A dislocation with no fracture is simp...”
  • Terrible triad of the elbow - “ The terrible triad of the elbow is a severe elbow fracture-dislocation pattern and is so-called because it has poor medium-to-long term outcome.  ...”
  • Large joint dislocation - “ Large joint dislocation is a not uncommon presentation to emergency rooms. Described in order of comonality: shoulder dislocation elbow dislocat...”

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