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Lubbock, TX
A 26-year-old female asked:

Hurt wrist on 23rd. doc says sprained but can't move wrist to where the scaphoid bone is. is it ligament or is something going on with bone? ortho wed

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Ruterbusch
undefined 31 years experience
TFCC: if your lateral wrist hurts with radial deviation, I would definitely see an Orthopedic Surgeon to r/o an injury to your TFCC.
Dr. Gary Pess
Hand Surgery 40 years experience
Xray not enough: You will need a followup xray or an MRI to make the diagnosis.

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