From the case: Greenstick fracture

Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Appearances are typical of a greenstick fracture. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Greenstick fracture - “ Greenstick fractures are incomplete fractures of long bones and are usually seen in young children, more commonly less than 10 years of age. They ...”
  • Torus fracture - “ Torus fractures, also known as buckle fractures, are incomplete fractures of the shaft of a long bone that is characterised by bulging of the cort...”
  • Incomplete fracture - “ Incomplete fractures are a heterogeneous group of fractures that predominantly occur in the long bones of paediatric patients. Rang 1 describes a ...”

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