Injuries of Upper Limb
The commonest complication of Colles' fracture is (DNB Dec 2012)
|D||Rupture of the EPL tendon|
Colle's fracture - finger stiffness is the commonest complications
Next to finger stiffness is Malunion least common is non union
Others- subluxations of the inferior radio-ulnar joint carpal tunnel syndrome, sudeck's osteodystrophy, rupture of the EPL tendons.