Scapular fracture

Case contributed by Mr Andrew Murphy


Motor vehicle accident

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

There are fractures through the right ribs and no signs of a pneumothorax. 

Additionally, there is a comminuted fracture through the body of the right scapula.


Comminuted fracture through body of the right scapula with no evidence of extension to the glenoid articulating surface.
Sclerotic bone lesion within the mid diaphysis of the right clavicle has features most in keeping with an incidental enostosis.

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Case information

rID: 48592
Case created: 16th Oct 2016
Last edited: 17th Oct 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included