Boxer fracture

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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Trauma

Modality: X-ray

Fracture through the distal fifth metacarpal. 

Case Discussion

This injury is commonly known as a Boxer fracture.

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Case Information

rID: 13088
Case created: 27th Feb 2011
Last edited: 6th Dec 2015
Tag: hand
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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