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  • Fall on outstretched hand.
  • Effects may be due to how the fall is impacted on the hand and it may cause either adduction (varus) or abduction (valgus)  displacements of the shaft in relation to the head.
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  • Reduction
  • Immobilization by strapping for 3-4 weeks
  • Shoulder sling for 3-4 weeks
 

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