Bowing of the tib...
Bowing of the tibia anteriorly, beginning to assume the curved shape of a banana.
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ The softening of bone that occurs in Paget disease makes it susceptible to insufficiency fracture. A "banana fracture" is one of these insufficie...”

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  • Banana fracture - “ A banana fracture refers to a complete, horizontally oriented pathological fracture seen in deformed bones affected by Paget disease. This term is...”

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