Non-union neck of radius fracture

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

Presentation

Injury to elbow ~ 12 months ago. Ongoing symptoms.

Patient Data

Age: 85
Gender: Female
X-ray

Well-defined defect through the radial neck with rounded sclerotic margins and no joint fluid.

Case Discussion

Non-union of radial neck fractures is uncommon.

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Case information

rID: 46386
Case created: 3rd Jul 2016
Last edited: 4th Jul 2016
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