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A 19-year-old female asked:

I hurt my wrist a week ago. went to er. not broken or fractured. has a splint on it for 3 days. swelling is gone as is most of the bruise. hurts some and i feel a pinching feeling when i twist my wrist.

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Dr. Barry Press
Plastic Surgery 44 years experience
See a hand surgeon: Xrays only show bones. This could signify a ligamentous injury that can only be diagnosed by re-examination by a competent hand surgeon and may require further imaging like a CT or MRI. Good luck!

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Last updated Jul 12, 2015

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