Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 21, Issue 8, pp 600–601 | Cite as

Osteochondritis dissecans of the trochlea of the humerus

  • I. Vanthournout
  • A. Rudelli
  • Ph. Valenti
  • J. Ph. Montagne
Short Report

Abstract

Osteochondritis dissecans is a transchondral fracture. Localization to the elbow is rare when it is usually located in the capitellum of the humerus or the radial head. Osteochondritis of the trochlea of the humerus is described in a 12 year old X-ray and MRI.

Keywords

Public Health Radial Head Osteochondritis Dissecans Transchondral Fracture 

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© Springer-Verlag 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Vanthournout
    • 1
  • A. Rudelli
    • 1
  • Ph. Valenti
    • 2
  • J. Ph. Montagne
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de RadiologieHôpital Armand-TrousseauParisFrance
  2. 2.Service d'Orthopédie et de Chirurgie Réparatrice de l'enfantHôpital Armand-TrousseauParisFrance

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