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Distal radius fracture

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A distal radius fracture is a common bone fracture of the radius in the forearm. Because of its proximity to the wrist joint, this injury is often called a wrist fracture.

Scaphoid Fracture of the Wrist-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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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.

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 ...

The Basics About a Broken Wrist - WebMD

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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 forearm. The bone ...

Wrist Injury: Learn Treatment and Exercises for a Fracture

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Dec 2, 2015 ... Symptoms of an injury or fracture include pain, deformity, heat, and ... Wrist injuries, whether a sprain or a bone fracture, can be painful.

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. ... A broken arm or wrist bone will be extremely painful and there may also be: swelling ...

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.

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 ...

Distal Radius Fractures of the Wrist: Avoiding Complications with ...

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May 14, 2007 ... Fracture-Dislocation: In this high-energy injury, the carpal bones are dislocated from the end of the radius. Along with injury to the supporting ...

Colles' Wrist Fracture - Healthline

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A Colles' wrist fracture occurs when the radius bone in your forearm breaks. It's also known as a distal radius fracture or transverse wrist.

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Distal Radius Fractures (Broken Wrist)-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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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 ...

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 ...

Scaphoid Wrist Fracture. Scaphoid fracture information. | Patient

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The scaphoid bone is one of the carpal bones in your hand around the area of your wrist. It is the most common carpal bone to break (fracture). A scaphoid ...