Large elbow effusion

Case contributed by Rad_doc

Presentation

Fell at the park, now with right elbow pain.

Patient Data

Age: 8 year old
Gender: Female
X-ray

Large right elbow joint effusion with elevation of the anterior and posterior fat pads. No fracture.

Normal left elbow for comparison.  

Annotated image

Diagram showing joint effusion.

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Case information

rID: 55053
Case created: 16th Aug 2017
Last edited: 19th Aug 2017
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