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Scaphoid screw fixation

Case contributed by Dr Mostafa El-Feky

Presentation

Follow up scaphoid fixation

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Right wrist

United fracture scaphoid bone internally fixed by metallic screw.

CT

Right wrist

United fracture scaphoid bone internally fixed by metallic screw.

The head of the screw is protruding outside the confinement of the bone indenting the articular surface of radius bone

Case Discussion

Scaphoid bone fixation with a metallic screw.

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Case information

rID: 81319
Published: 16th Sep 2020
Last edited: 16th Sep 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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