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- Accidental Falls
- Emergency Care Systems, Emergency Departments
- Musculo-Skeletal, Fractures and Dislocations
A 14-year-old boy was presented to the emergency department with dyspnoea and chest pain after severe chest injury due to a fall from a high tree.
Sagittal reconstruction of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) shows motion artefact in the manubrium of the sternum resembling severe fracture (figures 1).
Lateral X-ray of the sternum (figures …
Contributors AS did the diagnosis, wrote the first draft and approved it; TY reviewed and approved the final manuscript.
Competing interests None.
Patient consent Obtained.
Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.
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