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Yonso M, Scaphoid fracture. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 24 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-98726
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Left wrist pain and swelling after fall today, local examination: left wrist swelling and tenderness in the anatomic snuffbox with painful and restricted motions.
Age: 35 years
From the case: Scaphoid fracture
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X-ray shows a transverse fracture at the distal third of the left scaphoid bone.
Soft tissue swelling is noted.
Scaphoid fractures account for 70-80% of all carpal bone fractures.
Adolescents and young adults are most commonly affected