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The Basics About a Broken Wrist - WebMD

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/colles-fracture

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

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-wrist/basics/definition/con-20031382

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

www.emedicinehealth.com/wrist_injury/article_em.htm

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 ...

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.

Broken arm or wrist - NHS Choices

www.nhs.uk/conditions/broken-arm/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Introduction. 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 ...

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 ...

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 Long Does it Take for Broken Wrist Bones to Recover & Heal ...

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Jul 7, 2016 ... Learn about the symptoms, treatment, and recovery time for a broken wrist. Hear my own story about how breaking my wrist may have saved ...

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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 ...