The elbow is a hinge joint comprised of 3 bones: humerus, radius and ulna. An
injury to this area may cause an elbow fracture.
NYU Langone orthopaedic surgeons diagnose shoulder and elbow fractures
using a ... A fracture may be a thin crack in a bone, called a hairline fracture.
A radial head fracture is a type of broken elbow. ... Mason 1 is a hairline crack (
the broken bone fragment doesnt move), Mason 2 the bone fragment moves >2 ...
Aug 12, 1999 ... Q. Six weeks ago, I slipped and fell on my arm. A nurse practitioner X-rayed my
elbow and said I had a hairline fracture of a bone in the lower ...
Apr 29, 2011 ... An elbow fracture is a bone break that occurs in the middle of the arm, in the area
of the elbow joint. Its main cause is trauma, such as falling on ...
Serious injuries, such as fractures (a bone break) and dislocations, can damage
the bones and other structures of your elbow, resulting in problems with ...
If you have an elbow injury or know someone with an elbow fracture, this article
reviews some of the most frequent questions about broken bones in the elbow.
Jun 9, 2014 ... *Just a reminder, the pain is on the tip of the elbow* So far, I am fearing it is a
hairline fracture, but one fact keeps confusing me. I have full ...
This leaflet gives you the advice and exercises to help your elbow to recover after
your ... Radial head fractures are not treated in a cast as the fracture is stable.
Broken arm is a term than can be used to describe a break or fracture of any
bone in ... A stress fracture of the forearm is a hairline crack or break in either of