Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ This kind of fracture has a good prognosis as it does not extend through the epiphysis, where are the zones of proliferation.    ”

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  • Proximal phalanx fracture - “ Proximal phalanx fractures can be epiphyseal or shaft fractures and can be articular or extra-articular. Epidemiology Proximal phalanx fractures...”
  • Phalanx fracture - “ Phalanx fractures are common injuries, although less common than metacarpal fractures. They have different prognosis and treatment depending on th...”

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