Congenital anterior subluxation of the distal ulna. A case report

Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1978 Mar-Apr:(131):179-82.


A healthy 17-year-old girl with painful congenital subluxation of the distal ulna was successfully treated by surgical stabilization of the distal radioulnar joint. This procedure may avoid or delay the need for resection of the distal end of the ulna.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Joint Dislocations / congenital*
  • Joint Dislocations / diagnostic imaging
  • Joint Dislocations / surgery
  • Radiography
  • Ulna / diagnostic imaging
  • Ulna / surgery*