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Category : Hand and Elbow / Orthopaedics

A radial head fracture is the most common type of elbow fracture that occurs in adults. This type of injury is most commonly caused by a fall onto an outstretched hand. Radial head fractures occur most often in two groups of patients: elderly women as a result of osteoporosis or young men as a result of significant trauma.
Source : Medical Xpress
On : 01-Oct-2020