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Clenched fist view (wrist radiograph)

Case contributed by Dr Mostafa El-Feky

Presentation

Left wrist pain

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Both wrists

Carpal bone alignment appears anatomical on both sides. The scapholunate interval is within normal limits bilaterally.

Case Discussion

The clenched fist view is used to evaluate suspected widening of the scapholunate interval and often performed bilaterally.

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Case information

rID: 82572
Published: 29th Sep 2020
Last edited: 1st Oct 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Dar El Ashaa Center

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