Distal radio-ulnar joint subluxation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


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

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

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

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Case information

rID: 14738
Published: 25th Aug 2011
Last edited: 14th May 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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