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Growth Plate Fractures

  Because children are still growing, they are at risk for an injury that adults are not – growth plate fractures. Growth plates – which are areas of cartilage located near the ends of bones – help to determine both… read more

Treatment of the Elbow Injury

We already know that a wide variety of disorders can affect the elbow, many of which are due to overuse and/or sports injuries. Elbow injuries (diagnosed via exam, x-ray, CT or MRI) can involve the arm muscles and bones, as… read more