Research Article| Volume 22, ISSUE 6, P459-462, November 1991

Fractures of the body of the hamate

  • N. Zoltie
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    Accident and Emergency Department, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
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      Eight cases of fracture of the body of the hamate are presented, with descriptions of the injury and management. This fracture may be considerably more common than indicated by standard texts and previous published reports.
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