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Radial Head Fracture

Hodges JWH - MedPix (2010)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Radial Head Fracture

History: 21 y/o man presents w/right elbow pain after falling from a height of 6 feet, while playing basketball. He is concerned for swelling and pain of the elbow, which increases in intensity with movement.

Findings: Radial head fracture, anterior fat pad ("sail sign") and posterior fat pad sign.

Ddx: • Elbow Sprain • Radial head fx • Olecranon Fx • Olecranon bursitis • Elbow dislocation • Other joint effusion

Dxhow: Radiographs

Exam: Swelling and pain which increases in intensity with movement. ROM is decreased with flexion and extension.

No MeSH data available.


Fracture of radial head.
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Radial Head Fracture

Hodges JWH - MedPix (2010)

Fracture of radial head.
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MPX2148_synpic52403: Fracture of radial head.

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Radial Head Fracture

History: 21 y/o man presents w/right elbow pain after falling from a height of 6 feet, while playing basketball. He is concerned for swelling and pain of the elbow, which increases in intensity with movement.

Findings: Radial head fracture, anterior fat pad ("sail sign") and posterior fat pad sign.

Ddx: • Elbow Sprain • Radial head fx • Olecranon Fx • Olecranon bursitis • Elbow dislocation • Other joint effusion

Dxhow: Radiographs

Exam: Swelling and pain which increases in intensity with movement. ROM is decreased with flexion and extension.

No MeSH data available.