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A 26-year-old male asked:

Proximal pole scaphoid fracture in my left wrist. previously had one a year back and was told it has healed. what do i do?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
More tests: It would be important to know if your original fracture just never healed or if it is a new fracture as they would be treated differently. A C T scan would usually be able to differentiate between the two.

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Last updated Dec 26, 2014

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