Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by Egyptian Doctor, Nov 17, 2012.
What is your medical diagnosis ?
Monteggia fracture aka night-stick fracture.
Why night-stick # ?
becos if u happen to sneak in the middle of the night to meet ur gf and her awake and alert father confronts u with a stick directed to ur head and u bring ur forearms up to cover ur head, then the ulna will take the brunt of the stick and b fractured.....no kidding :hhh:
Note : I am not talking from experience.
that was a brilliant explanation
Ulna fracture, called Monteggia Fracture.
Answer : Monteggia fracture
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