Elbow dislocation with humeral external-condylar fracture——A report of 24 cases
Twenty-six cases of elbow dislocation with humeral external-condylar fracture are reported in the paper. Through the analysis of the traumatogenic posture and displacement conditions of the injury,it was considered that the disease copsists of externalcondylar fracture and elbow dislocation which occurred simultanciously under the action of both conducting and rotating violen-ces. The data of this series suggests that this injury is more common in children of older age and should be differentiated from slipped epiphysis of humeral trochlea, transcondylar fracture and elbow dislocation. The treatment by closed reduction and splint fixation. The treatment by closed reduction and splint fixation can obtain satisfactory results.