Dislocation distal phalanx

Case contributed by Dr Tim Luijkx
X-ray

Dislocation of distal phalanx. No osseous avulsion fragments. Collateral ligament injury likely.

Case Discussion

Lateral views are extremely important to properly assess dislocation and avulsion injuries of the fingers.

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Case information

rID: 48346
Case created: 1st Oct 2016
Last edited: 1st Oct 2016
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