Scaphoid fracture - distal pole

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fight. Pain lateral wrist.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
x_ray

Minimally displaced fracture of the distal pole of the scaphoid bone.  No other fracture or malalignment seen.

Case Discussion

Not all scaphoid fractures are through the waist of the bone. 

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