Triqueteral fracture

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Fall. Painful wrist.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

Small bony frament on the dorsal aspect of the wrist with associated soft tissue swelling.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of triqueteral fracture - virtually only ever identified on the lateral projection and hence a check area on reviewing wrist radiographs.

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Case information

rID: 47020
Case created: 27th Jul 2016
Last edited: 27th Jul 2016
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