Clavicle fracture

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Elderly patient. Shortness of breath. Vague history of fall.

Patient Data

Age: 74
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Lateral third of clavicle fracture. Lungs clear. No pneumothorax.

Case Discussion

As part of the final fellowship exam in the UK (for FRCR) a rapid reporting exam is performed.

This is typical film - a single abnormality. Often at the periphery of the film to ensure the reporter is thorough and complete in film assessment.

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Case Information

rID: 33382
Case created: 10th Jan 2015
Last edited: 30th Aug 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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