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never visited TORUS FRACTURE OF THE DISTAL RADIAL METAPHYSIS
Contributed by: Bryon Thomson, Resident, Aultman Hospital/NEOUCOM, Ohio, USA.
Patient: 9 year old male
History: 9 year old male: presented status post fall with wrist pain
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Findings: An acute torus fracture of the distal radial metaphysis is observed with mild dorsal angulation of the distal fragment. Slight
impaction is also observed.
Diagnosis: Torus fracture of the distal radial metaphysis with mild dorsal angulation of the distal fragment.
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Case Number: 32565998Last Updated: 11-09-2009
Anatomy: Skeletal System   Pathology: Trauma
Modality: Conventional RadiographAccess Level: Readable by all users
Keywords: torus, buckle, greenstick

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