Static artefact

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty
X-ray

 Black “lightning” marks noted across bilateral knee joints

Case Discussion

 Black “lightning” marks represent static electricity artefacts

This occurs due to films being forcibly unwrapped or due to excessive flexing of film

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Case information

rID: 27308
Case created: 28th Jan 2014
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Tag: shetty
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