From the case: Elbow joint effusion

X-ray
Lateral
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Given the size of the effusion, an occult fracture is likely with the radial head being the most common location. ”

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  • Posterior fat pad sign (elbow) - “ The posterior fat pad sign is the visualization of a lucent crescent of fat located in the olecranon fossa on a true lateral view of an elbow join...”

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