Birth injuries to the epiphyseal cartilage.

@article{Ekengren1978BirthIT,
  title={Birth injuries to the epiphyseal cartilage.},
  author={K. Ekengren and Sven Bergdahl and Gunilla Y Ekstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Acta radiologica: diagnosis},
  year={1978},
  volume={19 1B},
  pages={197-204}
}
A birth injury in the vicinity of a joint might lead to a fracture through the epiphyseal cartilage. The criteria for diagnosing such a fracture at radiography are considered and the continued remodelling of the bone demonstrated. The history of 2 cases with late diagnosis and serious long-term sequelae are described, in order to emphasize the necessity of… CONTINUE READING