Refractory Elbow Arthrofibrosis: A Report of Four Cases

Nesterenko, Sergiy; Sanchez-Sotelo, Joaquin; Morrey, Bernard F.
November 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 11, p2693
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of four patients with different bone and joint wounds and injuries including a hyperextension injury, a lateral elbow wound sustained in a motor-vehicle accident, and a cortisone injection for lateral epicondylitis. It is said that patients were candidates for a study on refractory elbow arthrofibrosis focusing on elbow stiffness. It is stated that patients were treated with surgical treatment protocol for extrinsic elbow stiffness.


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