Simultaneous dislocation of the interphalangeal and metacarpophalangeal joints of the thumb

A case report

I. Martin Levy, S. Liberty

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Abstract

A complete dislocation of the proximal phalanx of the thumb is presented. At 6 months after the injury, the patient had a painless right thumb with a full range of motion. No such similar case has been found in the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)489-490
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume4
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1979

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Metacarpophalangeal Joint
Thumb
Articular Range of Motion
Wounds and Injuries

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  • Surgery

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Simultaneous dislocation of the interphalangeal and metacarpophalangeal joints of the thumb : A case report. / Levy, I. Martin; Liberty, S.

In: Journal of Hand Surgery, Vol. 4, No. 5, 1979, p. 489-490.

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