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Severely Displaced and Rotated Lateral Condylar Fracture of Humerus in Children

J.H. Amara

Basrah Journal of Surgery مجلة البصرة الجراحية
ISSN: 16833589 Year: 2003 Volume: 9 Issue: 1 Pages: 56-59
Publisher: Basrah University جامعة البصرة

Abstract

Eight children between 4 and 10 years old with displaced and rotated fractures of the lateral humeral condyle were treated by open reduction and internal fixation. In all cases union occurred. There were no complications apart from one case developed stiff elbow which need manipulation under anaesthesia later on.