From the case: Radial head fracture

Annotated image
Lateral
System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Signs
Tags: elbow
Modality: Annotated image (Lateral)

- “ Importance of recognising a joint effusion as a marker of undisplaced radial head fracture.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Sail sign (elbow) - “ The sail sign on an elbow radiograph describes the elevation of the anterior fat pad to create a silhouette similar to a billowing spinnaker sail ...”

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