Bilateral Inferior Glenohumeral Dislocations

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Inferior dislocation of the humeral head, or luxatio erecta, is much less common than either anterior or posterior dislocations, accounting for approximately 1 in 200 glenohumeral dislocations. Bilateral, simultaneous inferior dislocation is an extremely rare injury. We present a patient who came to our trauma unit with bilateral luxatio erecta after a horseback riding accident.
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