Boxer fracture

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Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

Fracture of the neck of 5th metacarpal.

Case Discussion

 

Findings represent a Boxer's fracture, so named as it typically results from punching something with one's fist.

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Case information

rID: 11249
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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