Volume 6 | Issue 2 | May-August 2020 | Page: 23-26 | Naveen Kumar Singh, Sunny Chaudhary, Nishat Setia, Prateek Girotra
Authors: Naveen Kumar Singh , Sunny Chaudhary , Nishat Setia , Prateek Girotra 
 Department of Orthopaedics, Hindurao Hospital,Delhi, India.
 Department of Orthopaedics, AIIMS Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India.
Address of Correspondence
Dr. Sunny Chaudhary,
Department of Orthopedics,AIIMS Rishikesh,India
An elbow dislocation with ipsilateral fracture both bones forearm in a pediatric age group is a very rare injury. Although fracture both bones forearm alone in same age group is very common. These injuries in conjunction usually resulted from a high energy trauma and can be missed if clinician is not aware of such injuries so these injuries need to be addressed carefully. Success of functional outcome depends on concentric reduction of dislocated elbow with anatomical restoration of fractured both bones forearm. Here, we report a case of right-sided elbow dislocation with ipsilateral fracture of both bones forearm in a 11-year-old girl. In this case, closed reduction was performed for dislocated elbow in emergency department using reduction maneuver followed by closed reduction of both bones of forearm. Post-reduction neurovascular status of affected limb was checked and found to be uneventful. Active finger movements were present. Patient was followed-up for a period of 1 year. There was good clinical, radiological, and functional outcome. Previously, only two similar cases were reported and the last reported case had an additional finding of fracture lateral humeral condyle. Our case is an elbow dislocation with ipsilateral fracture both bones forearm in the pediatric age group and it was completely managed conservatively which makes our case-report unique in its presentation.
Keywords: Elbow dislocation; Both bone forearm fracture; Paediatric age.
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|How to Cite this Article: Singh NK, Chaudhary S, Setia N, Girotra P | Elbow Dislocation with Ipsilateral Fracture both Bones Forearm in a Pediatric Age: A Rare Case Report | International Journal of Paediatric Orthopaedics | May-August 2020; 6(2): 23-26.|