Closed acute traumatic rupture of extensor pollicis longus tendon-a report of two cases.
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Jun 01, 1976
Two cases are presented of closed rupture of the extensor pollicis longus due to rotational trauma to the forearm. Case 1 was successfully managed by indicis proprius transfer and the operative findings are described. The rarity of this injury is stressed by a review of the sparse relevant literature.
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