Hook of hamate fracture
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Knipe H, Hook of hamate fracture. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 03 Jun 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-86545
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FOOSH two weeks ago. Ongoing pain.
Age: 13 years
From the case: Hook of hamate fracture
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Marrow edema through the palmar aspect of the hamate with a linear low signal intensity through the base of the hook. No further focus of bone marrow edema elsewhere.
Undisplaced hook of hamate fracture that was completely occult on x-ray. This case shows the value of MRI in patients with persistent symptoms post FOOSH.
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