Rib Fracture

Rib Fracture
  • Fractures are occasionally present in association with fractures of the thoracic spine.
  • Make sure not to miss an associated rib or transverse process fracture.
The following 2 radiographs show rib fractures in children.
Can you find the abnormalities below? Click on the picture for the answer.

2001 by the Rector & Visitors of the University of Virginia