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Could wrist fractures ever not swell?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
9 doctors agree

In brief: Wrist fracture

Could occur with a nondisplaced her hairline injury that doesn't swell much but still is important to be treated especially if it's a scaphoid fracture or intra-articular fracture of the radius with the step off in the joint surface x-rays and proper evaluation always are important

In brief: Wrist fracture

Could occur with a nondisplaced her hairline injury that doesn't swell much but still is important to be treated especially if it's a scaphoid fracture or intra-articular fracture of the radius with the step off in the joint surface x-rays and proper evaluation always are important
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Lack of swelling is not an indication that it's not fractured.
Need an xray.

In brief: Yes

Lack of swelling is not an indication that it's not fractured.
Need an xray.
Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
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