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Hands up: a case of bilateral inferior shoulder dislocation

Hands up: a case of bilateral inferior shoulder dislocation

Emergency Medicine Journal 18(5): 404-405

Inferior shoulder dislocation (luxatio erecta) is a rare form of shoulder dislocation. A case involving bilateral luxatio erecta with bilateral brachial plexus injury and rotator cuff tears is reported. A brief review of presentation and management of this condition is presented.

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Accession: 046211596

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PMID: 11559623

DOI: 10.1136/emj.18.5.404

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