Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Trauma Case 1: Fracture midshaft of Radius Ulna

 Left radius ulna x-ray (AP view)
Left radius ulna x-ray (Lateral view)


Trauma case 1:

A 20 year old man came with pain on the left forearm. 
Patient fell while walking down the staircase & the forearm hit the edge of staircase.
Can you name the type of fracture involved?

Discussion:

Fractures mid shaft of both radius and ulna.
The bone fracture displaced medially and posteriorly.
There is comminuted fracture shown by fragmented segment of the ulna.

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