Supracondylar fracture

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fall and swelling and pain in elbow.

Patient Data

Age: Child
Gender: Male
X-ray

Minimally displaced supracondylar fracture. 

X-ray

Followup a few weeks later

Healing supracondylar fracture with bridging sclerotic callus.

Case Discussion

Supracondylar fracture, minimally displaced. Follow-up film, demonstrates periosteal reaction and sclerosis. 

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Case information

rID: 10444
Published: 14th Aug 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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