malgaigne's luxation

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Malgaigne's luxation Mal·gaigne's luxation (māl-gěn'yəz, mäl-)
n.
Partial dislocation of the head of the radius of the arm beneath the annular ligament of the radius. Also called nursemaid's elbow.

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