Appendicular Skeleton

Hand radiography

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on hand radiography. 1, 1st metacarpal. 2, Base of 2nd metacarpal. 3, Head of 2nd metacarpal. 4, Proximal phalanx. 5, Middle phalanx. 6, Distal phalanx. 7, Proximal interphalangeal joint. 8, Distal interphalangeal joint. 9, Metacarpophalangeal joint. 10, Radius.11, Ulna   Hand radiography – AP projection

Forearm X-ray

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on forearm x-ray. AP Projection. 1, Humerus. 2, Radius. 3, Ulna. 4, Scaphoid. 5, Lunate. 6, Triquetrum. 7, Capitatum bone. 8, Metacarpal bone. 9, Metacarpophalangeal joint. 10, Proximal interphalangeal joint. 11, Proximal Phalanx. 12, Distal phalanx. Arrow, Fracture. *, Epiphysial plate.   Lateral projection.  

Foot X-ray

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on foot radiograph. Foot X-ray AP 1, Fibula 2, Cuboid 3, 5th Metatarsal Bone 4, Tibia 5, Talus 6, Navicular 7, Cuneiform 8, 1st Metatarsal Bone 9, Proximal phalanx 10, Distal phalanx   Foot X-ray oblique 1, Calcaneus 2, Cuboid 3, 5th Metatarsal Bone 4, Talus 5, Navicular 6, Cuneiform 7, Interphalangeal joint  

Elbow Radiograph

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on elbow radiographs. Elbow Radiograph – AP projection 1, Humerus. 2, Medial epicondyle. 3, Lateral epicondyle. 4, Olecranon fossa. 5, Capitulum. 6, Radius. 7, Radial head. 8, Ulna. 9, Olecranon. 10, Coronoid process.   Elbow Radiograph – Lateral projection 1, Humerus. 5, capitulum. 6, Radius. 7, Radial head. 8, Ulna. 9, Olecranon. 10, Coronoid process of ulna. 11, Lateral radiograph shows a positive fat pad sign in a patient with a nondisplaced fracture of the radial head. The anterior lucency represents the …

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Knee radiograph

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on knee radiograph. Knee Radiograph – AP 1, Lateral condyle of femur 2, Femur 3, Patella 4, Medial condyle of femur 5, Medial intercondylar tubercle of tibia. 6, Tibia 7, Fibula   Knee Radiograph – Lateral 1, Patella 2, Tibial tuberosity 3, Tibia 4, Femur 5, Medial condyle of femur 6, Fibula  

hip-radiography

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on hip radiograph. Hip radiography, AP view. 1, Acetabular fossa 2, Femoral head 3, Greater trochanter 4, Lesser trochanter 5, Femur 6, Obturator foramen 7, Inferior pubic ramus 8, Superior pubic ramus 9, Sacrum4 10, Iliac wing   Hip radiography, “frog leg” lateral view. 1, Pubic symphysis 2, Obturator foramen 3, Ischion 4, Lesser trochanter 5, Femur 6, Femoral head. 7, Anterior inferior iliac spine …

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Pelvis Radiograph

This webpage presents the anatomical structures found on pelvis radiograph. 1, Superior ramus of pubis (right side) 2, Symphysis Pubis 3, Inferior ramus of pubis (left side) 4, Obturator foramen (left side) 5, Lesser trochanter (left side). 6, Greater trochanter (left side). 7, Iliac wing (left side) 8, Iliac crest 9, Pedicle (lumbar spine). 10, …

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