Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Presence of fat pads (especially posterior fat pad) implies pathology in the elbow joint.  ”

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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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