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a change in normal place or position

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an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity

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the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

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a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)

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Closed reduction of the right elbow anterior dislocation was unsuccessful despite several gentle attempts and therefore open reduction was done and fixed with a transolecranon K-wire to the distal humerus to hold the reduction.
Among the topics are relocating the myths of the Indian nation in Amit Chaudhuri's A Strange and Sublime Address (1991) and St Cyril Road and Other Poems (2005), how to picket-fence a mountain: myths of domesticity and dislocation in Isabella Bird's wild west, reworkings of a literary myth and historical construction: Nehanda (Zimbabwe), transfiguring Australian founding myths in Patrick White's fiction: Voss as an iconoclastic reinterpretation of the explorer myth, and transcending postcolonial identity through myth: Yann Martel's Life of Pi.
He and Born said the new research suggests physicians should be especially vigilant about vascular injury in obese knee dislocation patients, regardless of the cause.
We found three reports on the traumatic dislocation of an iris-claw PIOL in the medical literature,6-8 but none of these were reported from Pakistan.
The femoral head necrosis occurs due to lack of blood supply resulted from prolonged dislocation of the hip joint and accelerates if the femoral head ligament is cut in operation to deteriorate the blood supply.
Patellar dislocation leads to the ligament rupture, resulting in weakened medial retinaculum and redislocation.
6) reported that IOL dislocation was the most common cause of IOL exchange or removal after cataract surgery, regardless of IOL type.
A cyclic loading test was conducted under strain amplitude control at room temperature to change the dislocation substructure using predetermined fatigue cycles.
The Aftermath Dislocation Principle was first made in 2013, toured the Netherlands in 2014, was a highlight of Dismaland in 2015, has been developed and re-engineered in 2016, and now tours riot sites of the world in a customised 40ft shipping container.
Anterior glenohumeral joint dislocation with associated rotator cuff tears or other injury can be seen in all ages (7) but is considered especially common in patients over 40 years of age.
A/ When not considering the grade of acromioclavicular (AC) joint dislocation, both conservative and surgical management lead to positive outcomes, although surgically managed patients require more time out of work (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, Cochrane review of low-quality randomized controlled trials [RCTs]).
The first dislocation of the knee joint occurred during the fall when she lost her balance, and the second occurred when she tried to use her arms to avoid hitting her head on the wet floor.
Vertebral dislocation was observed at level of C2-C3 at lateral cervical X-ray [Figure 1].
Gigis I, Heikenfeld R, Kapinas A, Listringhaus R, Godolias G (2014) Arthroscopic versus conservative treatment of first anterior dislocation of the shoulder in adolescents.
One case of dislocation occurred in group A; after closed reduction, dislocation did not recur.