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Benoudina S, Boxer fracture. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 23 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-23848
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12 Jul 2013
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Painful and swollen hand after a "street fight".
Age: 30 years
From the case: Boxer fracture
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Fracture through the neck of the fifth metacarpal.
This case illustrates typical appearances of a boxer fracture, a common fracture in young men, when they punch objects or persons!!!