Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Clinical Case Report Volume 6 Issue 5

Сhronic Perilunate Dislocation: Open Reduction 19 Months after Trauma

Alexander S Zolotov*

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Far Eastern Federal University, Medical Center, Russia

*Corresponding Author: Alexander S Zolotov, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Far Eastern Federal University, Medical Center, Russia.

Received: January 23, 2023; Published: April 26, 2023


We report a clinical presentation of chronic perilunate dislocations in which two-stage treatment was performed with the preliminary gradual distraction of the wrist joint using an external fixation device at the first stage and open reduction at the second stage. This case was unique because the treatment was started only 19 months after the injury.

Keywords:Chronic; Dislocations; Perilunate; Wrist; External Device


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Citation: Alexander S Zolotov. “Сhronic Perilunate Dislocation: Open Reduction 19 Months after Trauma”.Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 6.5 (2023): 97-102.


Copyright: © 2023 Alexander S Zolotov. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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