EURORAD ESR

Case 2380

Fracture of the cartilaginous part of the first rib close to the sterno-costal junction: MRI findings

Author(s)
Ganiyusufoglu AK, Mutlu A, Sirvanci M
 
Patient
male, 31 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1

    AP roentgenographic examinaton reveals no abnormality.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown;
     
     
  • Figure 2

    A coronal STIR image showing a fracture of the cartilaginous part of the first rib close to the sterno-costal junction (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown;
     
     
  • Figure 3

    A coronal STIR image showing a chondral fracture of the first sterno-costal articulation (arrow). Also note a mild articular effusion of the right sterno-clavicular joint.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown;
     
     
AP roentgenographic examinaton reveals no abnormality.
 
A coronal STIR image showing a fracture of the cartilaginous part of the first rib close to the sterno-costal junction (arrow).
 
A coronal STIR image showing a chondral fracture of the first sterno-costal articulation (arrow). Also note a mild articular effusion of the right sterno-clavicular joint.
 
 
 
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