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Acromion fracture

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fall onto the right shoulder.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Multiple views of the shoulder demonstrate a minimally displaced acromion fracture. 

Case Discussion

Differential diagnosis includes an os acromiale, however the margins are too sharp and irregular.

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Case information

rID: 12284
Published: 7th Nov 2010
Last edited: 16th Dec 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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