old dislocation


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old dislocation

A dislocation in which no reduction has been accomplished even after many days, weeks, or months.
See also: dislocation
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Open reduction and internal fixation with K wires are usually indicated in multiple dislocations, irreducible dislocations, old dislocations, and dislocations-associated fractures and in late presentations [1, 7].