Galeazzi fracture-dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe



Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Displaced and overlapping fracture of the distal radial shaft. Dorsal dislocation of the ulnar from the distal radioulnar joint. No ulnar fracture. Elbow alignment is normal. 

Case Discussion

This is a typical "Aunt Minnie", perfect for a warm-up in a viva examination. 

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Case information

rID: 45174
Published: 17th May 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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