Diagnosis

21r-E/M + 22u-M Combination of radial and ulnar fractures

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Combination of radial and ulnar fractures

Combination of radial and ulnar fractures

Combination of a radial neck fracture with an olecranon fracture (proximal to the coronoid) is an unstable fracture pattern.

The fracture of the proximal ulna may be an incomplete (‘greenstick’) or a complete fracture.