Foreign body in elbow

Case contributed by Dr Francisco García-Navas

Presentation

Elbow pain after a bicycle fall six months before.

X-ray

Radiopaque foreign body inferior to the olecranon process. 

X-ray

Post surgery

No abnormality. 

Case Discussion

The foreign body was resected at surgery and was a stone. 

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Case information

rID: 18070
Case created: 5th Jun 2012
Last edited: 17th Dec 2015
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