Foreign body in elbow

Case contributed by Dr Francisco García-Navas


Elbow pain after a bicycle fall six months before.


Radiopaque foreign body inferior to the olecranon process. 


Post surgery

No abnormality. 

Case Discussion

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

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 18070
Published: 5th Jun 2012
Last edited: 17th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.