Rib fracture (ultrasound)

Case contributed by Dr Vijay Anand

Presentation

Blunt thoracic injury

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Cortical disruption is evident. 

Case Discussion

Ultrasound can be used for detection of rib fractures.

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Case information

rID: 13779
Published: 15th May 2011
Last edited: 30th May 2020
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