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Related to Monteggia fracture: Colles fracture, Galeazzi fracture
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During the patient's 42-day hospital course, he also underwent uncomplicated fixation of his tibial plateau and Monteggia fractures.
There have been no reports of such in Monteggia fracture in the adult population.
1) The condition is usually bilateral, but some unilateral cases have been described, (1,2) making it difficult to establish a differential diagnosis against a previous undiagnosed Monteggia fracture.