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The Basics About a Broken Wrist - WebMD

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Learn more about a broken wrist -- also called a Colles' fracture or distal radius fracture -- from the experts at WebMD.

Broken wrist/broken hand - Mayo Clinic

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A broken wrist or broken hand is a break or crack in one of the many bones within your wrist and hand. The most common of these injuries occurs in the wrist ...

Wrist Fractures - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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A wrist fracture is a medical term for a broken wrist. The wrist is made up of eight small bones which connect with the two long forearm bones called the radius ...

Scaphoid Wrist Fracture. Scaphoid fracture information. | Patient

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Symptoms can include pain and swelling around the wrist. ... Scaphoid fractures may be non-displaced (the fragments of the broken bone haven't moved out of ...

Wrist Injury: Learn Treatment and Exercises for a Fracture

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Dec 2, 2015 ... Wrist injury and fractures can include carpal tunnel syndrome, ... A fractured or broken wrist means there is a break or a crack in one or more of ...

What Are the Symptoms of A Broken Wrist? - C. Noel Henley, MD

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Do I have a broken wrist, or is it just a sprained wrist? How can I tell? The wrist is a group of bones held together by strong ligaments. Damage to either part of ...

Broken arm or wrist - NHS Choices

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A broken arm or wrist is usually caused by a fall onto an outstretched arm. It typically takes about six to eight weeks to heal in adults, and less time in children.

A Few Facts You Didn't Know About Wrist Fracture Recovery ...

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Mar 23, 2015 ... More severe breaks of the radius bone near the wrist require operative treatment with a full post-surgical wrist fracture recovery.

Does a Broken Wrist Need Surgery? A Close Call - TIME

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Feb 20, 2010 ... Far more broken wrists are being treated with surgery today than in the past. But are the outcomes better?

How to Cope With a Broken Wrist (with Pictures) - wikiHow

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Jan 14, 2016 ... How to Cope With a Broken Wrist. A broken wrist actually can include the distal radius and/or ulna as well as several other bones in the wrist ...

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Distal Radius Fractures (Broken Wrist)-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Osteoporosis (a disorder in which bones become very fragile and more likely to break) can make a relatively minor fall result in a broken wrist. Many distal radius  ...

Broken wrist/broken hand Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

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If you think you may have a broken wrist or hand, see a doctor immediately, especially if you have numbness, swelling or trouble moving your fingers. A delay in ...

I broke my wrist. Do I need surgery? - A Nation in Motion

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If you recently hurt your wrist and the emergency room or urgent care doctor told you that you broke a bone in your wrist, I am sure that you have a lot of ...