Injuries to ulna
Fracture of olecranon
Fracture of coronoid process
Fracture of shaft of ulna
Fractures of shafts of radius and ulna
Fall on outstretched hand can cause injuries to ulna
Common in young adults
May occur with fracture of shaft of radius.
Alignment must be complete for adult fracture, but in the child, this is not very important
Immobilization at 90
Full circumference plaster covering
Internal fixation after surgical exposure of midshaft of ulna, if the closed method fails.
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