Case report. Recurrent dislocation of the elbow in a child: Case report and review of the literature

James Beaty, N. L. Donati

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Abstract

Recurrent dislocation of the elbow is extremely rare in children. Surgical correction must be aimed at the specific pathology present in each case. Transfer of the biceps tendon and a central slip of the triceps were successful in an 8-year-old boy who had sustained six dislocations in 2 years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)392-396
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
Volume11
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Tendon Transfer
Elbow
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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Case report. Recurrent dislocation of the elbow in a child : Case report and review of the literature. / Beaty, James; Donati, N. L.

In: Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Vol. 11, No. 3, 1991, p. 392-396.

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