dinner fork deformity

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dinner fork deformity

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dinner fork

ORTHOPAEDICS

Definition A descriptive term for the lateral view of the wrist of a malunited distal radial fracture, usually a

dinner fork deformity film image from New Medical Terms

dinner fork deformity film of wrist

Colles fracture in which the distal fragment is dorsally angulated, displaced and typically impacted, which has been fancifully likened to a dinner a fork, seen laterally, tines down.

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