Mallet finger

Case contributed by Dr Abdulmajid Bawazeer

Presentation

falling down in the kitchen and pain in the tip of the ring finger.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Bony fragment is seen in the dorsal aspect of the distal phalange base of the ring finger.

No joint dislocation is seen.

Case Discussion

The pattern of the fracture known as Mallet's finger.

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Case information

rID: 71189
Published: 22nd Sep 2019
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2019
System: Trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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