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Age: 57

Sex: Female

Indication: Fall

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Case #24


Findings

  • Acute nondisplaced fracture of the radial head and neck
  • Radiocapitellar alignment is maintained
  • Small joint effusion
  • Joint spaces are maintained


Diagnosis

  • Radial head fracture

Sample Report

Acute nondisplaced fracture of the radial head and neck.

Radiocapitellar alignment is maintained.

Small joint effusion.


Discussion

  • Radial head/neck fractures are very common and are often subtle
  • Make sure to comment on displacement and comminution (particularly of the articular surface), if present



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