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How is the patient standing in the Y view?

Patient has their hand on the back of their hip.

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Why would you do a y view radiograph?

To check for dislocation

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What would see on an AP radiograph of an anterior dislocation?

The humeral head lies under the CP.

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What is a Bankart lesion?

Fracture from the glenoid which happens during anterior dislocation of the shoulder.

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What is a Hill-Sachs lesions?

Compression of the posters lateral aspect of the humeral head.

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What is a Galeazzi fracture?

Fracture of the shaft of the radius with dislocation of the distal radio ulnar joint.

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What is a Monteggia fracture?

Fracture of the proximal third of the ulna with dislocation of the head of the radius.

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What is a Colles fracture?

Fracture of the distal part of the radius with dorsal and radial deviation of the hand.