A complete dislocation of the thumb metacarpal

J. Russell Moore, Charles A. Webb, R. C. Thompson

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Multiple dislocations of a single finger are rare. We report a patient with complete dislocation of the thumb metacarpal, a condition not reported previously. A 9 year follow-up shows the patient to have a normal-appearing, strong, and painless hand.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)547-549
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1978

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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