Isolated palmaire luxation of the base of the fifth metacarp
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The post-traumatic dislocation of the fifth finger is a rare lesion. In the absence of treatment, this lesion results in joint
degeneration and instability. This lesion is usually unstable, treated by open, Closed. We report the case of a carpalmetacarpal dislocation isolated palmar pure in a boxer, clinically the patient presented a disturbance of rotation of 15°
with a shortening of 5 mm. The standard radio graphy showed a palmar dislocation of the base of the 5th Metacarpal with
a diastasis between the 4th and 5th metacarpal. The patient was treated with a parallel insertion of the M5M4M3 after
reduction of the dislocation with closed focus and immobilization plastered for 45 days...

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