3rd metacarpal fracture

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Hand injury after fighting. Intoxicated.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Intra-articular fracture of the third metacarpal head. Minimal displacement.

Case Discussion

Fracture of the 3rd metacarpal after a fighting injury.

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Case information

rID: 6394
Published: 19th Jun 2009
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

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