Osteoarthritis of the elbow following an extensive Darrach procedure.

Published online: Mar 27 1996

P Stuer, L De Smet, and G Fabry.

Orthopedic Department, University Hospital Pellenberg, K.U. Leuven, Belgium.


Extensive radiohumeral joint degeneration was found at the elbow in a 41-year-old woman after an (extensive) Darrach procedure. Arguments supporting the hypothesis of a proximal migration of the radius are presented.