Die-punch fracture

Dr Henry Knipe et al.

A die-punch fracture results from axial loading forces on the distal radius. It is an intra-articular fracture of the lunate fossa of the distal radius. It may be depressed.

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rID: 38844
Tags: wrist, cases
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  • Diepunch fracture

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