Supracondylar spur

Case contributed by Dr MohammadTaghi Niknejad

Presentation

Presents with symptoms of a median neuropathy.

Patient Data

Age: 38 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Small bony spur projecting antero-medially from the humeral metadiaphysis towards the direction of the elbow joint.

Case Discussion

The findings are compatible with supracondylar spur (process) - an anatomical variant that should not be mistaken for an osteochondroma.

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Case information

rID: 21202
Case created: 8th Jan 2013
Last edited: 18th May 2016
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