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Pediatric Elbow Anatomy

The following images are from WikiRadiography (WetPaint) here. See a lateral epicondyle avulstion fracture here.

Lateral Epicondyle Avulsion Fracture

History: child with elbow pain.  This is an example of a lateral epicondyle avulsion fracture in a child, which is a very rare epicondyle fracture and much less common than medial epicondyle fractures. A lateral epicondyle fracture is due to an avulsion of the lateral epicondyle by excessive force from the common extensor tendon, which … Continue reading

Radiographic Anatomy of the Elbow

Image source from WikiRadiography (WetPaint) here. Learn the elbow ossification center mnemonic here.