A 33-year-old member asked:
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what could cause broken wrist (colles fracture)?

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Dr. Daniel Haffner
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A fall: The most common cause of a broken wrist is a fall onto your outstretched hand.
Answered on Nov 21, 2017
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