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 ...
A scaphoid (navicular) fracture is a break in one of the small bones of the wrist.
This type of fracture occurs most often after a fall onto an outstretched hand.
The radius is the larger of the two bones of the forearm. The end toward the wrist
is called the distal end. A fracture of the distal radius occurs when the area of ...
Jul 31, 2014 ... A Colles' fracture -- or distal radius fracture -- is often called a ''broken wrist.''
Technically, it's a break in the larger of the two bones in your ...
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 ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... More severe breaks of the radius bone near the wrist require operative treatment
with a full post-surgical wrist fracture recovery.
A broken arm or wrist is usually caused by a fall onto an outstretched arm. ... A
broken arm or wrist bone will be extremely painful and there may also be:
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 ...
About 10% present with an associated fracture. ... Additional imaging may also
identify carpal or radial bone, or soft tissue ...