A 52-year-old female asked:
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i hurt my left wrist.after2wks,doc told me there was question of a distal radius fracture. doc wants repeat x-rays.is it necessary?pain has improved.

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Radius fracture: Even nondisplaced radius fractures are getting better we can benefit from splinting and restricting activities and in time knowing what to expect is a good thing there are also some fractures that may feel better but actually have articular involvement that need to be addressed even though it feels better than it did so Xray
Answered on May 8, 2017
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