Isolated Dislocation of the Scaphoid with Associating Radial Styloid Fracture: A Case Report (Short Report)

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Abstract

Isolated dislocation of the carpal scaphoid is a rare injury. Such dislocation is extremely rare. In this article the authors report a twenty-eight-year-old man with isolated dislocation of the scaphoid with associating radial styloid fracture. We manage the patient with open reduction and Kirschner wire fixation. One year later there is a good functional and radiographic result.

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Tuhanıoğlu, Ü. , Çıçek, H. , Seyfettinoğlu, F. , Ulaş Oğur, H. and Albayrak, A. (2015) Isolated Dislocation of the Scaphoid with Associating Radial Styloid Fracture: A Case Report. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 4, 381-383. doi: 10.4236/crcm.2015.412077.

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