A 35-year-old man presents to your ED complaining of elbow pain after tripping on a patch of ice and landing on his outstretched hand. You administer pain medication and obtain the following radiograph:
1. Name 2 abnormal findings on this radiograph?
2. What is the diagnosis?
3. What is the ED treatment and follow up for this patient?
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