Galeazzi fracture-dislocation

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Presentation

Fall on outstretched hand.

X-ray

Galeazzi fracture-dislocation of the left forearm, with fracture of the distal third of the radius and disruption of the distal radioulnar joint.

Case Discussion

These images are from Dr. John Hunter's amazing MSK collection. Dr. John Hunter is a professor in the department of radiology (musculoskeletal section) at UC Davis School of Medicine.

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Case information

rID: 12221
Published: 31st Oct 2010
Last edited: 12th Nov 2019
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