Volume 7, Issue 3 (8-2020)                   J. Res. Orthop. Sci. 2020, 7(3): 135-140 | Back to browse issues page

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Dehghani Nazhvani H, Bemani Lirgeshasi S, Bahari M. Rare Simultaneous Occurrence of Trapezoid and Scaphoid Fractures: A Case Report. J. Res. Orthop. Sci. 2020; 7 (3) :135-140
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1- Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran.
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Isolated fractures of the trapezoid are very rare. Of all of the fractures of the carpus, the most common happens for the scaphoid, which represents 68.2% of all carpal fractures. In contrast, trapezoid fractures represent 0.4% of all carpal injuries. We present a rare case of a trapezoid fracture associated with a scaphoid fracture that was successfully treated with percutaneous fixation with a headless cannulated compression screw and the patient had a full functional recovery.
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Type of Study: Case Report | Subject: Hand surgery / Elbow
Received: 2020/05/21 | Accepted: 2020/07/23 | Published: 2020/08/1

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