Proximal humeral fracture

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso


The patient had suffered a fall 2 weeks ago.

Patient Data

Age: 73 years
Gender: Female

Comminuted displaced humeral head fracture with fracture surgical neck.

Case Discussion

Comminuted humeral head fracture, with fracture surgical neck and marked diffuse osteopenia.

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Case information

rID: 17156
Case created: 21st Mar 2012
Last edited: 4th Dec 2015
Tag: humerus
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