Scaphoid fracture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


A patient suffers a fall with hyperextension of the hand.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female

Irregular transverse fracture through the waist of the scaphoid is demonstrated. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates a typical scaphoid fracture.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 27557
Published: 8th Feb 2014
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.