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A dorsal oblique fracture of the hamate was associated with a dorsal dislocation of the base of the fifth metacarpal. Open reduction and internal fixation of the fracture with a cortical mini lag screw achieved an excellent result in union, joint restoration, and function.
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Accepted: May 17, 1985
Received: February 22, 1985
© 1986 American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.