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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2014;19(1):52-56.
Published online March 30, 2014.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12790/jkssh.2014.19.1.52   
Neglected Isolated Lunate Fracture
Chang Hun Lee, Chan Il Bae, Sung Bae Park, Hyun Soo Park
1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Eulji Medical Center, Eulji University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
2Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KEPCO Medical Center, Seoul, Korea. deanzang2@hanmail.net
Received: 1 November 2013   • Revised: 11 March 2014   • Accepted: 24 March 2014
Isolate fracture of lunate is very rare. The authors reported a neglected fracture of lunate which was founded incidentally after the dorsal wall fracture of triquetrum. Pain reduction and improvement of range of motion was achieved after excising the dorsal fragment of lunate.

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