Capito-hamate coalition

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Evaluation for arthritis.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Wrists X-rays

Capito-Hamate coalition, remainder structures are unremarkable. 

Case Discussion

Capito-hamate coalition is the second most common type of carpal coalition and represents congenital fusion of the capitate and the hamate.

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Case information

rID: 38376
Published: 16th Jul 2015
Last edited: 4th Jan 2020
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