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Surgical Outcome of Pediatric Medial Humeral Epicondylar Fracture with a Displacement of More Than 2 Millimeters

Farid Najd Mazhar 1 , Hooman Shariatzadeh 1 , Davod Jafari 1 , Roozbeh Taghavi 1 , * and Hamidreza Dehghani Nazhvani 1
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: 6 (1); e85917
  • Published Online: February 16, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 13, 2018
  • Revised: November 10, 2018
  • Accepted: January 7, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/soj.85917

To Cite: Najd Mazhar F, Shariatzadeh H, Jafari D, Taghavi R, Dehghani Nazhvani H. Surgical Outcome of Pediatric Medial Humeral Epicondylar Fracture with a Displacement of More Than 2 Millimeters, Shafa Ortho J. Online ahead of Print ; 6(1):e85917. doi: 10.5812/soj.85917.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Footnotes
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