This week's topic for our theme of wrestling/combat sports is a radiology case. Please review the case and imaging below and find the answer in the comments!
11 y/o M martial artist presents to the office with acute onset of left wrist pain starting earlier today at practice when an opponent tried pinning him to the ground and he reached down to break his fall. His xrays are shown below. What is his diagnosis?
says... Posted Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Answer: Salter Harris Type 2 fracture of the distal radius