Colles fracture

Case contributed by Townsville radiology training
Diagnosis certain


Fall on outstretched hand


Transverse extra-articular distal radial metaphyseal fracture with dorsal angulation.

Ulnar styloid fracture

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.