Distal Humerus

(Supracondylar fractures) Distal humerus fractures resulting in a rule of a case to an outstretched arm or direct application of force; they can be associated with neurovascular injury. Distal humerus fractures are common in children aged 3 to 11 years. The usual mechanism of injury is a fall on an outstretched arm to the extended elbows or direct force and often causing a posterior displacement or angulation. Distal humerus fractures…

September 3, 2018