X-ray hand - labeling questions

Case contributed by Dr Phillip Marsh
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Normal x-ray hand - PA (with labels)

Labels:

  1. Base of fifth metacarpal
  2. Base of middle phalanx of middle finger
  3. Base of proximal phalanx of ring finger
  4. Capitate
  5. Distal phalanx of index finger
  6. Distal phalanx of thumb
  7. Hamate
  8. Head of fifth metacarpal
  9. Head of middle phalanx of middle finger
  10. Head of ulna
  11. Head of proximal phalanx of ring finger
  12. Hook of hamate
  13. Lunate
  14. Pisiform
  15. Proximal phalanx of thumb
  16. Radius
  17. Scaphoid
  18. Sesamoid bone
  19. Shaft of fifth metacarpal
  20. Shaft of middle phalanx of middle finger
  21. Shaft of proximal phalanx of ring finger
  22. Styloid process of radius
  23. Trapezium
  24. Trapezoid
  25. Styloid process of ulna
  26. Triquetral
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Normal x-ray hand - oblique (with labels)

Labels:

  1. Hamate
  2. Triquetral
  3. Lunate
  4. Capitate
  5. Trapezium
  6. Scaphoid
  7. Trapazoid
  8. Styloid process of radius
  9. Ulnar notch of radius
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Normal x-ray hand - lateral (with labels)

Labels:

  1. Head of the middle phalanx of index finger
  2. Base of first metacarpal
  3. Trapezium 
  4. Capitate
  5. Scaphoid 
  6. Pisiform 
  7. Lunate
  8. Styloid process of ulna
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Case information

rID: 67074
Published: 23rd Mar 2019
Last edited: 13th May 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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