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Do you get a cast for a bone that has chipped in your wrist?

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Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends...

It depends on which bone is fractured and if there is any displacement or angulation.
One bone is important (scaphoid) because of difficult healing with compromised blood supply.

In brief: Depends...

It depends on which bone is fractured and if there is any displacement or angulation.
One bone is important (scaphoid) because of difficult healing with compromised blood supply.
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