Isolated Capitate and Hamate Dislocation.
Summary of "Isolated Capitate and Hamate Dislocation."
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Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University/Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, Michigan.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: The Journal of emergency medicine
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20800413
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jemermed.2010.05.037
Patient: Male, 13 Final Diagnosis: Isolated capitate bone fracture Symptoms: - Medication: - Clinical Procedure: - Specialty: -
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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
A carpal bone located between the CAPITATE BONE and the TRIQUETRUM BONE. The hamate has a prominent process that projects anteriorly.
A carpal bone with a rounded head located between the TRAPEZOID BONE and the HAMATE BONE.
The eight bones of the wrist: SCAPHOID BONE; LUNATE BONE; TRIQUETRUM BONE; PISIFORM BONE; TRAPEZIUM BONE; TRAPEZOID BONE; CAPITATE BONE; and HAMATE BONE.
Congenital dislocation of the hip generally includes subluxation of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and complete dislocation of the femoral head from the true acetabulum. This condition occurs in approximately 1 in 1000 live births and is more common in females than in males.
Slippage of the FEMUR off the TIBIA.