Olecranon fracture

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Fall onto the left elbow.

Patient Data

Age: 80-year-old
Gender: Female
X-ray

Left elbow radiographs

There is a fracture of the olecranon process. No evidence of other fractures.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of an olecranon process avulsion fracture

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Case information

rID: 44165
Case created: 9th Apr 2016
Last edited: 25th May 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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