Galeazzi fracture

Case contributed by Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz

Presentation

History of a fall.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Fracture at the junction of middle and distal 1/3rd of the radial shaft, with volar angulation of the distal fracture fragment and mild forshortening of the radius. There is also dislocation of distal radioulnar joint.

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Case information

rID: 49534
Published: 25th Nov 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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