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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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Wrist Fracture - Colles

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The most common types of wrist fractures are those involving one of the wrist bones, such as a scaphoid fracture, and those involving a break of the end of the  ...

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