Mid term results of radial metaphyseal core decompression on Kienböck's disease.

Sevimli R., Ertem K., Aslanturk O., Ari B.

European review for medical and pharmacological sciences, vol.21, no.24, pp.5557-5561, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 24
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.26355/eurrev_201712_13992
  • Journal Name: European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.5557-5561


OBJECTIVE: Kienbock's disease is a commonly seen posttraumatic avascular necrosis characterized by avascular necrosis of the lunate bone of the wrist which involves the dominant hand. In our study, we aimed to present midterm outcomes of 12 cases treated with radial metaphyseal core decompression.