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Spontaneous Rupture of the Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis and Radial Collateral Ligament of the Elbow in a Recreational Golfer: Surgical Experience of Repair of a Chronic Retracted Tendon and Ligament
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  • Journal title : Clinics in Shoulder and Elbow
  • Volume 19, Issue 1,  2016, pp.39-42
  • Publisher : Korean Shoulder and Elbow Society
  • DOI : 10.5397/cise.2016.19.1.39
 Title & Authors
Spontaneous Rupture of the Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis and Radial Collateral Ligament of the Elbow in a Recreational Golfer: Surgical Experience of Repair of a Chronic Retracted Tendon and Ligament
Park, Jin-Young; Bang, Jin-Young;
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 Abstract
Lateral epicondylitis with rupture of the radial collateral ligament of the elbow has not been reported in the literature. We report on a case of a recreational golfer who had not received steroid injection and had no trauma history. The patient was treated with open surgical repair. At 2 years follow-up, satisfactory clinical and radiological outcomes were observed with return to pre-injury level. The authors report this case and review the literature.
 Keywords
Open extensor carpi radialis brevis repair;Lateral epicondylitis;Radial collateral ligament rupture;
 Language
English
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