Scaphoid non-union advanced collapse (SNAC wrist)

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Wrist pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

Non-united scaphoid fracture with degenerative changes at the radial scaphoid fossa, between the scaphoid and the capitate, and possibly between the lunate and scaphoid. 

Case Discussion

SNAC wrist stage II with borderline involvement of the scapholunate articulation (i.e. stage III).

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Case information

rID: 47303
Published: 11th Aug 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: snac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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