traumatic dislocation


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traumatic dislocation

Etymology: Gk, trauma, wound; L, dis + locare
a dislocation caused by an injury.

traumatic dislocation

A dislocation due to injury or violence.
See also: dislocation
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Traumatic dislocation of the hip: Army experience and results over a twelve-year period.
Arrowsmith S, Fleming L, Allman F: Traumatic dislocations of the peroneal tendons.
One patient sustained a traumatic dislocation and had to undergo revision anterior capsulolabral reconstruction.
First-time traumatic dislocations will result in a Bankart lesion and Hill-Sachs lesion in more than 80% of cases.

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