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Original Source: Proximal row carpectomy for scapholunate dissociation.

Thirty-one patients underwent proximal row carpectomy for static scapholunate dissociation without degenerative arthritis. We report the radiographic and clinical results including wrist range of motion, grip strength, use of pain medication, pain severity and patient satisfaction. Mean postoperative flexion/extension was 74 degrees (range 5 degrees -150 degrees ) compared with 137 degrees (range 70 degrees -175 degrees ) for the uninvolved side. Mean grip strength was 22 kg for the involved side and 39 kg ...

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