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My 16 month granddaughter has a broken ulna. Would this most likely been from falling? She has been walking for2 months. incident not witnessed.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Talk to the pediatrician

if you are suspecting non-accidental fracture

In brief: Talk to the pediatrician

if you are suspecting non-accidental fracture
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management
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In brief: It is possible

An ulna fracture is an injury to one of the bones in the forearm due to the injury or trauma.

In brief: It is possible

An ulna fracture is an injury to one of the bones in the forearm due to the injury or trauma.
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. John Thaler
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
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In brief: Orthopedic/Pediatric

See the Pediatric Orthopedic surgeon for this one.
It is the larger of the 2 lower arm bones which runs along the part of the arm from the elbow to the pinky finger. If a fall, she might land on this if elbows are bent. Also known to fracture with "forearm fights", as a defensive move would expose it. Check with the specialists .

In brief: Orthopedic/Pediatric

See the Pediatric Orthopedic surgeon for this one.
It is the larger of the 2 lower arm bones which runs along the part of the arm from the elbow to the pinky finger. If a fall, she might land on this if elbows are bent. Also known to fracture with "forearm fights", as a defensive move would expose it. Check with the specialists .
Dr. John Thaler
Dr. John Thaler
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