A member asked:

Was recently diagnosed with a ut split tear. pain started 2 months ago, but slowly diminished until i re-aggravated it a week ago.will i need surgery?

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Dr. Martin Raff answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

Dr. Richard berger at mayo clinic described this previously mysterious cause of wrist pain which can be resolved by surgical intervention with a 95 percent success rate. Whether this can be managed without surgery only a hand surgeon examining you can predict accurately. Good luck.

Answered Aug 28, 2013



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