Acromial fracture

Case contributed by Bahman Rasuli



Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

Non displaced vertical fracture line with bone marrow and surrounding soft tissue edema is seen through the acromion base.

Type II acromion also is noted.

The acromioclavicular joint is unremarkable.

Case Discussion

Isolated acromial fractures are uncommon, accounting for only 8% of scapular fractures.

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