Bimanual Synkinesis in pakistan

Akbar, 24 years old male, factory worker presented to us with a complaint of synergistic movement of both upper limbs that create difficulty during his work and the condition persists since birth ¬† Synkinesis is a neurological symptom in which a voluntary muscle movement causes the simultaneous involuntary contraction of other muscles. An example might be smiling inducing an involuntary contraction of the eye muscles, causing a person to squint when smiling. Facial and extraocular muscles are affected most often; in rare cases, a person’s hands might perform mirror movements. Synkinesis is usually […]

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Avulsion Fracture Phalanx in Pakistan.

usama ashraf, 35 yrs old male, presented to us with history of rta and pain and swelling rt index finger. on x rays there was avulsion fracture base of middle phalanx rt index finger. procedure discussed with patient and procedure done with a new technique with k wire fixation.in the following x rays¬† u can see that we buttress the avulsed fragment with k wire . An avulsion fracture is an injury to the bone in a location where a tendon or ligament attaches to the bone. When an avulsion fracture occurs, the […]

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