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axillary artery injury following a closed fracture of the proximal humerus

  • f. lam (a1), i. kurta (a2) and s. hussain (a3)

Abstract

a rare case of axillary artery injury following a displaced surgical neck of humerus fracture is presented. the epidemiology and pathoanatomy of the condition are described. a literature review is presented emphasising the need for prompt diagnosis and treatment.

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correspondence to: f. lam, 4 middlefield, london nw8 6ne. tel: +1044(0) 1276 604604; e-mail: mrflam@hotmail.com

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axillary artery injury following a closed fracture of the proximal humerus

  • f. lam (a1), i. kurta (a2) and s. hussain (a3)

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