Scaphoid and hook of hamate fractures
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Knipe H, Scaphoid and hook of hamate fractures. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 21 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-49129
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Age: 45 years
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Undisplaced fracture through the waist of the scaphoid. Undisplaced fracture through the base of the hook of the hamate.
This case demonstrates two carpal fractures - one very common (scaphoid fracture) and one rare (hook of hamate fracture).