Proximal humeral metadiaphyseal buckle fracture

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking


Fall off trampoline.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Female

Undisplaced buckle fracture of the proximal humeral metadiaphysis. The physis is not involved.

The lateral projection was lost but didn't add anything further to the case.

Case Discussion

Unusual location for a buckle fracture.

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Case information

rID: 53705
Published: 1st Jun 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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