Roentgen recognition of acute plastic bowing of the forearm in children.

@article{Borden1975RoentgenRO,
  title={Roentgen recognition of acute plastic bowing of the forearm in children.},
  author={S. G. van der Borden},
  journal={The American journal of roentgenology, radium therapy, and nuclear medicine},
  year={1975},
  volume={125 3},
  pages={524-30}
}
Traumatic bowing of one or both forearm bones in children represents an acute plastic deformation of bone. Plastic curvatures have been produced in the dog ulna, but have been recognized only recently in man. The biomechanics and histologic changes of the experimental model explain the roentgenological features found in children with traumatically bowed… CONTINUE READING