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Does the CT improve inter- and intra-observer agreement for the AO, Fernandez and Universal classification systems for distal radius fractures?
INTRODUCTION: Distal radius fractures are very common upper limb injuries irrespective of the patient's age. The aim of our study is to evaluate the reliability of the three systems that are often used for their classification ...
Retroperitoneal abscess: an extra-abdominal manifestation.
Retroperitoneal abscesses are unusual occurrences with occult and insidious presentations. There is often a lack of abdominal signs, leading to delays in drainage and high mortality rates. We report a case of thigh emphysema ...
Delayed recognition of pediatric calcaneal osteomyelitis: a case report.
INTRODUCTION: The diagnosis of calcaneal osteomyelitis is a challenge, and diagnostic delays have been reported in the literature. The progression is often indolent, laboratory results commonly fail to reveal an underlying ...
Symptomatic Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid Carpal Coalition: The Natural History and a Surgical Option for Treatment.
Carpal coalitions are uncommon and are frequently asymptomatic. 15 Patients with persistent symptomatic scaphotrapeziotrapezoid (STT) carpal coalitions unresponsive to six months of conservative treatment with no history ...
Trevor's Disease: A Literature Review regarding Classification, Treatment, and Prognosis apropos of a Case.
BACKGROUND: Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica (DEH) is rare and its main characteristic is osteochondromas of the epiphysis of long bones. METHODS: We report a case of DEH of the ankle in an 8-year-old boy that was resected ...
Plate on plate osteosynthesis for the treatment of nonhealed periplate fractures.
The purpose of this paper is to present our technique for the treatment of periplate fractures. METHODS: From 2009 to 2012 we treated three patients. In all cases the existing plate was left and the new one placed over ...