My watch list  

Fat pad sign

The fat pad sign is a sign that is sometimes seen on lateral radiographs of the elbow following trauma. Elevation of the anterior and posterior fat pads of the elbow joint suggests the presence of an occult fracture.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Fat_pad_sign". A list of authors is available in Wikipedia.
Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE