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Blood supply of scaphoid

scaphoid blood supply Anatomically, the scaphoid may be divided into proximal, middle (termed the waist), and distal thirds. Most of the blood supply to the scaphoid enters distally. The proximal…

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Q Angle and Patellar Instability

Epidemiology of Patellar Instability :  Most commonly occurs in 2nd-3rd decades of life Risk factors include Ligamentous laxity (Ehlers-Danlos syndrome) Dysplastic vastus medialis oblique (VMO) muscle Lateral displacement of patella…

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Unicameral bone cyst (UBC)

A unicameral bone cyst (UBC) is a common, benign, fluid-filled lesion found almost exclusively in children.   A UBC is a benign, fluid-filled, radiolucent lesion that may appear in virtually…

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Developmental Dysplasia Of Hip – Investigation of Choice ?

Plain radiographs are of limited value for diagnosis in the newborn child because the femoral head and acetabulum are largely cartilaginous. Ultrasound scanning is the investigation of choice to evaluate…

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Orthopaedics PGI December 2012 – Distal Radius Anatomy

Q. Which of the following is(are) not correct regarding the articular surface of radius?a. radial tilt of 11 degreesd. Radial tilt of 22 degreesc. Radial inclination of 11 degreesd. Radial…

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Happy Dipawali to all…!!

On this auspicious, Festival of lights, May the glow of joys, Prosperity and happiness, Illuminate your days, In the year ahead, HAPPY DIWALI.

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OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA

Which of the following pediatric congenital disorders is caused by a glycine substitution in the procollagen molecule? a. Scurvy b. Osteogenesis imperfecta c. Ochronosis d. Fibrous dysplasia   OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA…

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