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Case 3130

Isolated 1st rib fracture in a child

Author(s)
Gajjar SM, Carroll FA, Dorgan JC
 
Patient
male, 11 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    An AP X-ray of the right upper chest

    An AP X-ray of the chest showing a right 1st rib fracture without an associated lung injury.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: AP Xray right upper chest;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    An AP X-ray of the right upper chest

    An AP X-ray of the right shoulder showing the right 1st rib fracture.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: AP Xray right upper chest;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    An AP X-ray of the right shoulder

    An AP X-ray of the right shoulder at four weeks showing the fracture healing.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: AP Xray right shoulder;
     
     
An AP X-ray of the chest showing a right 1st rib fracture without an associated lung injury.
 
An AP X-ray of the right shoulder showing the right 1st rib fracture.
 
An AP X-ray of the right shoulder at four weeks showing the fracture healing.
 
 
 
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