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Lateral approach to the hook of hamate for its fracture

by Takaya Mizuseki, Yoshikazu Ikuta, Tsuneji Murakami, Sadao Watari
Journal of Hand Surgery ()
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We have recently experienced one case of the fracture of the hook of the hamate that was diagnosed only by the CT scan. As a surgical approach, lateral approach to the hook of the hamate for its fracture was utilized. We found that this approach was safe, easy and quick. ?? 1986.

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