fractures of the femur are becoming more common and are very challenging injuries to treat.
Inferiorly, linea aspera divides into medial and lateral supracondylar
A peri-operative supracondylar
humerus fracture occurred in 2 patients, which was immediately fixed by plate.
process (SP) of the humerus is a rare anatomic variant situated superior to the medial epicondyle.
The most common type of pediatric elbow fracture is the supracondylar
fracture (Figure 1), accounting for 50-75% of all elbow fractures.
The third type is distal femoral fractures, also called supracondylar
femur fracture, an injury to the thigh bone just above the knee joint.
Finnegan (1978:25) observes the supracondyloid process (SCP) as a "bony process arising from the medial supracondylar
ridge 5-7 cm above the medial epicondyle ...
Management of pin tract infection in pediatric supracondylar
humerus fractures: a comparative study of three methods.
(9) First-degree supracondylar
humerus fracture and non-displaced lateral condyle fracture are unlikely diagnoses because neither a fracture line nor an abnormal fat pad sign is detectable.
Twenty four dogs with twenty six supracondylar
femoral fractures were included in the study.
Objective: To assess the results of open reduction and internal fixation with K-wires for displaced Supracondylar
humerus fractures in children in an isolated forward treatment centre (FTC) in Neelum valley.
However, finally, supracondylar
amputation was necessary after the observation of established limb ischemia.