Systems: Musculoskeletal
Section: Pathology
Tags: fracture
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Nice example of an epibasal fracture of the thumb (a.k.a. pseudo Bennett fracture). This two part fracture of the first metacarpal base does not e...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Epibasal fracture of the thumb - “ Epibasal fractures of the thumb (also called pseudo Bennett's fracture) are two-piece fractures of the proximal first metacarpal bone. They are us...”
  • Bennett fracture dislocation - “ A Bennett fracture-dislocation is a fracture of the thumb resultant of forced abduction of the first metacarpal. Defined as an intra-articular two...”
  • Rolando fracture - “ Rolando fracture is a three part or comminuted intra-articular fracture-dislocation of the base of thumb (proximal first metacarpal). It can be th...”

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