Monteggia, Giovanni Battista
Monteggia, Giovanni Battista(mon-tej′ă)
Italian surgeon, 1762–1815.
A dislocation of the hip joint in which the head of the femur is near the anterosuperior spine of the ilium.
Fracture of the proximal portion of the ulna with dislocation of the radial head.
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Monteggia,Giovanni Battista, Italian surgeon, 1762-1815.
Monteggia fracture - fracture of the ulna with dislocation of the radial head.
reverse Monteggia fracture
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