Radius fracture – Intra-articular

Radius fracture – Intra-articularCreated OnMay 5, 2020Last Updated OnMay 5, 2020byadmin You are here: Main Radiology Radius fracture - Intra-articular < All Topics Table of Contents Radius fracture – Intra-articular – AP A fracture line passes to the articular surface of the radius Note the radial styloid fracture Radius fracture – Intra-articular – Lateral The lateral view shows the fracture with palmar (volar) displacement Some would loosely call this a ‘Colles’ fracture. Others may call this a ‘Smith’s fracture’ or a ‘volar Barton’s fracture’ Use of eponyms can cause confusion; an accurate description is more informative and avoids misinterpretation *Some of the image photo is taken from web, we do not own this, it’s for knowledge sharing purpose.

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