Triangular fibrocartilage central perforation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Minor wrist trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Fraying of the triangular FC with a central defect. No effusion.

Case Discussion

Together with the small subchondral cyst at the os triquetrum on the STIR images, this would classify as a Palmer IIC degenerative lesion.

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Case information

rID: 16030
Case created: 7th Dec 2011
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
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