Kirschner wire migration through the jugular foramen Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Wires
  • Brain
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Foreign-Body Migration
  • Malocclusion
  • Orthopedic Fixation Devices
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • Kirschner wires commonly are used to provide interosseous fixation. Although they usually retain their intended position, migration of these sharply pointed metal pins has been reported.

publication date

  • January 1988

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 3052228

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 559

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 97

number

  • 5 I