Acute median nerve injury due to migration of a kirschner wire

I. M. Jou, Kuo-An Lai

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Abstract

Migration of orthopaedic implants such as K-wires is not unusual, but migration due to an improperly constructed brace has not been reported. This report describes such a mechanism in a case complicated by acute median nerve injury.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)112-113
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery (British and European Volume)
Volume23
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1998 Jan 1

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Bone Wires
Braces
Median Nerve
Orthopedics
Wounds and Injuries

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Transplantation

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In: Journal of Hand Surgery (British and European Volume), Vol. 23, No. 1, 01.01.1998, p. 112-113.

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