Costal cartilage fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Trauma to right lower anterior chest wall - 8 days back. C/o local pain.

Patient Data

Age: 32 yrs
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

There is altered contour / buckling of right 10th costal cartilage at the site of pain pointed by patient. 

Case Discussion

Findings of post traumatic right lower costal cartilage fracture.

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Case information

rID: 48310
Published: 30th Sep 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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