Title: February 2013 – Unidentified Blue Object

73 year old postmenopausal female presents for an initial DXA scan after sustaining a left mid humeral fracture. Height is 63.6 inches and weight is 152 pounds (BMI 26.5).

x-ray

Questions:

  • What is your diagnosis from the spine DXA scan?
  • What does the blue area in the right upper quadrant signify?
  • What would you do to evaluate this scan?

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