Coronoid process fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Fall while horse riding. Injury to elbow.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
X-ray

Elevation of anterior fat pad and visualization of posterior fat pad at elbow is noted.

Linear lucency is noted in coronoid process of ulna consistent with fracture.

X-ray

Zoomed image more clearly demonstrating the coronoid process fracture. 

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Case information

rID: 21764
Case created: 17th Feb 2013
Last edited: 23rd May 2016
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