Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ There is displacement of the capitellum posteriorly which is seen when the anterior humeral line is drawn in. This is a supracondylar fracture. Th...”

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  • Pediatric elbow radiograph (an approach) - “ Pediatric elbow radiographs are commonly encountered in the emergency department and, when approached in a systematic fashion, are not as difficul...”
  • Anterior humeral line - “ The anterior humeral line is key to demonstrating normal elbow alignment and should be used whenever reading a pediatric elbow radiograph to exclu...”

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