Little finger MC fracture

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Case Discussion

This patient presneted with distal forearm pain after beign involved in a fight. 

The eagle eyed radiographer spotted the base of 5th metacarpal fracture on the forearm view and added the dedicated hand view, saving the blushes of the A&E staff who didn't examine him properly.

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Case information

rID: 6459
Published: 29th Jun 2009
Last edited: 17th Oct 2015
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