The Effect of Proximal Lunate Morphology “Zapico Classification” on Kienböck’s Disease

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To Cite : Jafari D, Shariatzadeh H, Hosseini B. The Effect of Proximal Lunate Morphology “Zapico Classification” on Kienböck’s Disease, Shafa Ortho J. 2017 ;4(3):e12303. doi: 10.5812/soj.12303.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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