Paediatric Monteggia Fractures

Monteggia fracture first described by Giovanni Monteggia in 1814.16-50% of paediatric Monteggia fractures are missed initially at presentation. Anatomy Annular ligament and quadrate ligament are primary static stabilizers of proximal radioulnar joint.Weitbrecht ligament or oblique cord which extend from just distal to radial notch on the ulna to the bicipital tuberosity and the interosseous ligament … Continue reading Paediatric Monteggia Fractures