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Snapping Plicae of radiocapitellar joint -2 cases Report-
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  • Journal title : Clinics in Shoulder and Elbow
  • Volume 6, Issue 1,  2003, pp.85-89
  • Publisher : Korean Shoulder and Elbow Society
  • DOI : 10.5397/CiSE.2003.6.1.085
 Title & Authors
Snapping Plicae of radiocapitellar joint -2 cases Report-
Yoo, Yon-Sik; Jung, Eun-Ho;
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We experienced rare cases of Snapping plicae on radiohumeral joint which arthoscopic plicae resection improved symptom of painful snapping elbow. We report that Arthroscopy can be used as a effective therapeutic and diagnostic method for snapping plicae on radiohumeral joint with a review of its literature.
Elbow;Snapping plicae;Arthroscopy;
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