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Can your wrist keep dislocating after its been reset? I partially dislocate mine and i think I have to keep resetting it

Can your wrist keep dislocating after its been reset? I partially dislocate mine and i think I have to keep resetting it

Yes it Can: If your wrist continues to dislocate, you should see an orthopedist as soon as you can. It may be a sign of underlying ligament damage and, in certain cases, can even compromise nerve function or blood flow. ...Read more

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How do you treat a dislocated wrist?

How do you treat a dislocated wrist?

Needs reduction : Recommend an orthopedics specialist to evaluate if dislocation is present as it requires anesthesia and reduction. ...Read more

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How long should a partially dislocated wrist be imbolized for?

How long should a partially dislocated wrist be imbolized for?

2-4 weeks: If it has been properly reduced your orthopedic specialist will most likely recommend 2-4 weeks, with re-evaluation at the end of prescribed time frame to check stability and recommend rehabilitation exercise. Call your orthopedic sports medicine specialist. If it hasn't been evaluated by a medical professional see as soon as possible. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a very severe dislocated wrist that required carpectomt proximal row removal?

How long will it take for a very severe dislocated wrist that required carpectomt proximal row removal?

Ask your ORS: Honestly, you sustained a very serious probable high energy trauma to your wrist.At your relatively young age that is unfortunate, hopefully it is not your dominant hand!.Possibly u had more than one surgery after your initial trauma that resulted in proximal row carpectomy.My advice would be to ask your ors/hand surgeon for more details at next folllow-up.Best of luck! ...Read more

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Hello, is this a dislocated wrist? My wrist bone sticks out further than my other wrist bone and there is lots of pain when i put pressure on & move.

Hello, is this a dislocated wrist? My wrist bone sticks out further than my other wrist bone and there is lots of pain when i put pressure on & move.

Not likely : A dislocated wrist would take a pretty substantial injury, and would cause horrific pain. You would know if you dislocated your wrist! It is not a subtle condition. ...Read more

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How long would it take for slit wrists, internal bleeding, dislocated jaw, craked ribs, fracutured skull to heal?

How long would it take for slit wrists, internal bleeding, dislocated jaw, craked ribs, fracutured skull to heal?

Weeks to never: Everything listed other than a dislocated jaw normally would take weeks to heal. A dislocated jaw may never heal or correctly go back into a normal condition. Once the ligaments are stretched or ruptured, they will never be the same again. ...Read more

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I dislocated my wrist 9 years ago. It pops out of place every time I move it. Why? Help please!

I dislocated my wrist 9 years ago. It pops out of place every time I move it. Why? Help please!

Possible ligament in: wrist sprains can result in damage to the ligaments or connecting tissues between the small bones of the wrist, or carpal bones. Camn be diagnosed by good xrays, especially something called a motion series. Can be confirmed by MR arthrogram ...Read more

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Can you partially dislocate your wrist is so what's the treatment?

Can you partially dislocate your wrist is so what's the treatment?

Very serious injury.: "dislocation"of the wrist is a very serious condition as it usually involves significant ligamentous injury and dissociation of the normal boney alignment. It is usually very painful too. ...Read more

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How to identify shoulder dislocation? What type of pain is this (e.G. Pulling)?Hurts in case of dislocated shoulder wrist too? Thanks for your answer.

How to identify shoulder dislocation? What type of pain is this (e.G. Pulling)?Hurts in case of dislocated shoulder wrist too? Thanks for your answer.

Very painful: Shoulder dislocation is very painful condition when happen cause pain and restriction of the range of motion of the shoulder, sometime get complicated by stretching the nerves under the arm and cause all kind numbness and weakness in the arm and the wrist area. ...Read more

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