Rapid Review: Boxer’s Fracture

February 8, 2018
Reviewed By: Amy Rontal
Boxer's fracture

Sample question:

A 17-year-old boy presents to the clinic with right-hand pain after punching a wall. Physical examination reveals swelling over the dorsum of the right hand with bony tenderness noted with palpation of the fifth metacarpal. What is the most likely diagnosis?

By Yehuda Wolf, MPA, PA-C

Comments (0)