Monteggia fracture


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Related to Monteggia fracture: Colles fracture, Galeazzi fracture

Mon·teg·gi·a frac·ture

(mon-tej'ē-ă),
fracture of the proximal ulna with dislocation of the head of the radius.

Monteggia fracture

Parry fracture Orthopedics An angled forearm fracture at the junction of the proximal and middle third of the ulna with an anterior dislocation of the radial head. See Fracture. Cf Galeazzi fracture.

Mon·teg·gi·a frac·ture

(mon-tej'jē-ă frak'shŭr)
Fracture of the proximal ulna with dislocation of the head of the radius.

Monteggia,

Giovanni Battista, Italian surgeon, 1762-1815.
Monteggia dislocation
Monteggia fracture - fracture of the ulna with dislocation of the radial head.
Monteggia lesion
reverse Monteggia fracture
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Neglected Monteggia Fracture - Discussion in children.
Surgical treatment of neglected Monteggia fracture.
All missed monteggia fractures should be operated within the period of 4-5wks.
Treatment is simple when diagnosed, but clinical consequences of delayed Monteggia fractures are dire as reported in the literature.