Combined dorsal and ulnarward carpometacarpal dislocation as
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Carpometacarpal dislocation is an uncommon injury. A high-velocity injury in a vulnerable position of the hand is required. Such high-velocity injuries of the hand are seen commonly in boxers and motorcyclists. These injuries account for less than one percent of injuries of the hand and are frequently overlooked or missed.We report a rare case of dislocation of second to fourth carpometacarpal (CMC) joints of the right hand with combined dorsal and ulnarward displacement of the second to fourth digits and fracture of the shaft of the first metacarpal associated with degloving injury. These injuries were diagnosed early and treated successfully with closed reduction and internal fixation using Kirschner wires. The functional outcome was good at follow-up at 5 years...

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