A painful wrist after a fallBMJ 2017; 357 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j1642 (Published 20 April 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;357:j1642
- Yong-Hai Zhou, consultant paediatrician1,
- Wei Wang, consultant paediatric orthopaedist1,
- Ming-Hua Zheng, consultant hepatologist2
- 1Department of paediatrics, Second Affiliated Hospital & Yuying Children’s Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China
- 2Department of hepatology, Liver Research Center, First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, No.2 Fuxue Lane, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China
- Correspondence to M-H Zheng,
A 13 year old boy presented to the orthopaedic clinic for a painful wrist after a fall forward. On examination, he had a swollen painful right wrist and no limb deformities could be found. Anteroposterior and lateral radiography for the wrist was taken (fig 1⇓). What is the diagnosis?