Pisiform fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


History of fall on ground. Site of tenderness - pisiform region.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

Faint lucency is noted in pisiform.


Clear defect seen when compared with asymptomatic pisiform.

Case Discussion

Faint lucency on wrist radiograph with clear defect on ultrasound exam are seen in pisiform in favor of pisiform fracture.

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Case information

rID: 21419
Published: 21st Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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