Manubriosternal joint subluxation
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Patel M, Manubriosternal joint subluxation. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 28 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-18405
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5 Jul 2012
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H/O road traffic accident. Impact to chest by steering wheel. Referred for radiograph chest PA view.
Age: 35 - 40 yrs
From the case: Manubriosternal joint subluxation
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Obviously chest PA view was going to be normal.
A smart radiographer took lateral radiograph for sternum.
Posterior subluxation of manubrium over body of sternum.
Linear lucency is noted on anterior aspect of manubrium is possible a fracture line.