Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

wrist dislocated

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Novella
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes it Can: If your wrist continues to dislocate, you should see an orthopedist as soon as you can. It may be a sign of underlying ligament damage and, in certain ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Needs reduction : Recommend an orthopedics specialist to evaluate if dislocation is present as it requires anesthesia and reduction.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
2-4 weeks: If it has been properly reduced your orthopedic specialist will most likely recommend 2-4 weeks, with re-evaluation at the end of prescribed time fram ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Not likely: Not likely.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ask your ORS: Honestly, you sustained a very serious probable high energy trauma to your wrist.At your relatively young age that is unfortunate, hopefully it is not ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not likely : A dislocated wrist would take a pretty substantial injury, and would cause horrific pain. You would know if you dislocated your wrist! It is not a su ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sal Aragona
40 years experience Dentistry
Weeks to never: Everything listed other than a dislocated jaw normally would take weeks to heal. A dislocated jaw may never heal or correctly go back into a normal co ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Golberg
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible ligament in: wrist sprains can result in damage to the ligaments or connecting tissues between the small bones of the wrist, or carpal bones. Camn be diagnosed by ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Mahoney
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Very serious injury.: "dislocation"of the wrist is a very serious condition as it usually involves significant ligamentous injury and dissociation of the normal boney align ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Loss of motion: Most dislocations of the shoulder have the humeral head come out anteriorly your elbow is stuck behind with the hand out. You have limited motion f ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month