3rd metacarpal fracture

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Hand injury after fighting. Intoxicated.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years.
Gender: Male
X-ray

Intra-articular fracture of the third metacarpal head. Minimal displacement.

Case Discussion

Fracture of the 3rd metacarpal after a fighting injury.

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Case information

rID: 6394
Published: 19th Jun 2009
Last edited: 24th Jun 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

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