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Mariusz Bonczar, Daniel Rikli, David Ring

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Chris Colton

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Extraarticular, avulsion of medial epicondyle

This fracture type is classified by the AO/OTA as 13A1.2.

It is not uncommon for an elbow dislocation in a skeletally immature patient to be associated with a medial epicondyle fracture.
Medial epicondyle fractures are more common in skeletally immature patients.