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arorahandsurgery.com/2015/12/is-my-wrist-broken-or-sprained

How can you tell if your wrist is sprained or broken? Essentially, it goes without saying that if you suspect either a sprain or a break, you should see your doctor or visit the emergency room in order to obtain an effective diagnosis. Sprains and breaks are both painful, and both can cause damage to the structure of the wrist.

www.nosecreekphysiotherapy.com/tell-difference-wrist-sprain-fracture

Mar 9, 2017 ... I fractured my scaphoid in University from a fall off a bike. ... So later that day I went for an X-ray to confirm the fractured bone in my wrist. ... Your Doctor should obtain an x-ray of the wrist to make sure none of the bones have been fractured around the wrist joint if you have a history of trauma to your wrist ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-wrist-broken-hand/symptoms-causes/syc-20353169

Jul 12, 2017 ... A broken wrist or broken hand might cause these signs and symptoms: Severe pain that might worsen when gripping or squeezing or moving your hand or wrist; Swelling; Tenderness; Bruising; Obvious deformity, such as a bent wrist or crooked finger; Stiffness or inability to move your fingers or thumb ...

www.ucsfhealth.org/conditions/hand_and_wrist_fractures

Many people with a fractured scaphoid think they have a sprained wrist instead of a broken bone because there is no obvious deformity and very little swelling. Signs and Symptoms; Diagnosis; Treatment. Signs and symptoms of a fracture in the bones of your hand or wrist include pain and tenderness and swelling. If you  ...

healthcare.utah.edu/the-scope/shows.php?shows=0_oww13wsf

Apr 3, 2016 ... Dr. Miller: How would somebody know if they might have a wrist fracture versus a sprain of the wrist? What are the common ways that we get wrist fractures? Dr. Tyser: That's a great question. I think it's important to know that wrist fractures in general are very common as are wrist sprains. Many times they're ...

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

Of course, what you really want to know is when you can get back in the game after breaking your wrist. There's no ... It might take eight weeks or longer for your wrist to heal. ... If you start working out before your wrist is healed, you could cause more serious damage.

www.zocdoc.com/answers/23959/is-my-wrist-broken-or-sprained

i hurt my wrist and need to determine if its broken or sprained. It is very very painful. Answer. It is actually not unheard of for patients to have broken their wrist, and I recommend you consult your physician. To be clear, when people refer to a broken wrist, they usually refer to a fracture (same as a 'break') of one or both of the ...

www.livestrong.com/article/23441-signs-symptoms-broken-wrist

Wrist fractures are common injuries affecting people of all ages. These injuries often occur from a fall on an outstretched arm or sports-related accident. Wrist fractures are sometimes obvious -- but not always. Common signs and symptoms to look for include swelling, joint deformity and pain. Numbness and tingling in your ...

www.assh.org/handcare/hand-arm-injuries/wrist-fractures

Although a broken wrist can happen in any of these 10 bones, by far the most common bone to break is the radius. This is ... In unstable fractures, even if the bones are put back into position and a cast is placed, the bone pieces tend to move or shift into a bad position before they solidly heal. ... SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS.