Nail through hand
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Gaillard F, Nail through hand. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 30 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-2704
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15 May 2008
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Nail gun accident.
Xrays of the hand
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Two views of the hand demonstrate a large nail passing just lateral to the third MCP joint, not clearly involving the bone. Another metallic fragment is seen just palmar to the second metacarpal.
Work place nail gun accidents are relatively common and always make of 'ouch' x-rays.