Glenoid fossa fracture

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Fall with two week of pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Fracture of the anterior glenoid. AC joint osteoarthritis. Alignment is normal.

CT

Fracture of the anteroinferior glenoid fossa. Minimally displaced fracture through the tip of the coracoid process.

Case Discussion

Glenoid fractures are uncommon, accounting for ~10% of scapular fractures

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Case information

rID: 45384
Case created: 24th May 2016
Last edited: 14th Apr 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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