Distal radio-ulnar joint subluxation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Fall on pronated hand 6 weeks ago. Ulnar wrist pain, dorsal radioulnar joint subluxation.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

Dorsal dislocation of the ulnar head and diffuse intermediate-signal mass at the volar distal RU joint capsule suggestive of scar (granuluation) tissue. The palmar RU ligament cannot be visualised.

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Case information

rID: 14738
Case created: 25th Aug 2011
Last edited: 15th Oct 2015
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