Septal aperture

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

MVA - sore left elbow.

Patient Data

Age: 22
Gender: Male

Elbow

Modality: X-ray

No fracture. Incidental note of septal aperture. 

Case Discussion

A septal aperture is a normal anatomical variant where the septum in the coronoid/olecranon fossa of the distal humerus fails to develop.

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Case Information

rID: 28132
Case created: 11th Mar 2014
Last edited: 5th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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