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Double trouble: Rugby associated simultaneous rupture of flexor digitorum profundus tendon in zones I and III.
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PMID:  23672775     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Sporting-related finger injuries are common in the setting of contact sports. Traumatic rupture of the flexor digitorum profundus tendon (FDP) from its insertion point has been described as 'jersey' or 'rugger' finger. We report a case of jersey finger associated with a zone III intra-tendinous rupture in a 13 year-old boy who presented seven weeks post injury. In the literature to date, only one previous case has described a sporting-related simultaneous 'double' FDP rupture.
Authors:
E G Kelly; A M Collins; F H Imran; K J Cronin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-5-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1878-0539     ISO Abbreviation:  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg     Publication Date:  2013 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-5-15     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101264239     Medline TA:  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2013 British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, The Children's University Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin, Ireland. Electronic address: endagkelly@gmail.com.
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