Traumatic Isolated Radial Head Dislocation in Children
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The isolated dislocation of the radial head is frequently described in the lesion of MONTEGGIA. However it can be a rare isolated pattern of injury in children. Only 81 cases were reported in the literature to our knowledge. The case we report concerns a 13 years old boy, examined 8 days after injury. Because of failure of manual reduction, we performed a surgical management with excellent results after a year of follow-up. We have discussed treatment option and the results obtained.

Case Presentation
We received in clinic a young boy of 13 years old, for the right elbow with that his sustained after falling from his bicycle8 days ago. He had failed down on the hand turned in internal rotation with his elbow extended. The examination of the elbow showed a relative lameness, a bony prominence facing the radial head without associated neuro- vascular disorder. The X-ray of the elbow showed a posterior and lateral displacement of radial head. There was any associated fracture or bending of the ulna (Figure 1). The diagnostic retained was posterior and lateral radial head dislocation 8 days after trauma.

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