Document Type: CASE REPORT

Authors

1 Department of Upper Limb and Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece First Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece

2 Department of Upper Limb and Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece

3 Department of Upper Limb and Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece 2Third Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, KAT Hospital, Athens.Greece

4 Third Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece

5 First Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece

Abstract

Isolated scaphoid dislocations are extremely rare injuries and are commonly associated with significant ligamentous
disruptions. A dorsiflexion-supination force upon the hand is considered as the most common mechanism of injury.
Different treatment options have been proposed for the management of this uncommon entity, ranging from conservative
treatment with closed reduction and casting to a wide range of open or percutaneous surgical techniques. In this
article, we reported ona case of this rare injury managed with open reduction and pinning along with ligamentous
reconstruction.

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