Congenital radial head dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Aparna Srinivasa Babu

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Asymptomatic infant with elbow deformity

Modality: X-ray

Posterior dislocation of radial head: A line drawn through the neck of the radius fails to intersect the capitellum. The radial head is dome shaped. 

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Case Information

rID: 29157
Case created: 7th May 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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