Dislocation of the Hamatometacarpal Joint: About a Rare Case

Elghoul Naoufal, Mohamed Zaaf, Abdeloihab Jaafar


Pure isolated dislocation of the hamatometacarpal joint is extremely rare. Herein we reported a rare case of pure isolated dislocation of the fifth carpometacarpal joint which was successfully treated surgically. Although, the hamatometacarpal dislocations are uncommon and frequently missed, a high index of suspicion combined to adequate radiological assessment usually ascertain the diagnosis.


Carpometacarpal Joint, Dorsal Dislocation, K-wire

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.7575/aiac.abcmed.v.8n.2p.26


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