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Rare presentation of a type I Monteggia fracture
  1. V K Peter
  1. Department of Orthopaedics, Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital, Liverpool, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Mr Peter, 32 Clumber Street, Off Princes Avenue, Hull HU5 3RL, UK;


A rare case is reported of a Monteggia equivalent injury where a dislocation of the radial head is associated with fracture of the distal third of the radius and ulna. The mechanism, treatment and outcome are described.

  • Monteggia fracture

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