Foreign body in thumb

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

Presentation

Penetrating injury to the thumb by a needle.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

A metallic density focus is noted in the soft tissue of the thumb finger.

No fracture/dislocation is noted.

Case Discussion

Findings of a metallic foreign body(needle) in the soft tissue of the thumb finger without bony abnormality.

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Case information

rID: 67486
Published: 8th Apr 2019
Last edited: 8th Apr 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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