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What are the pins like for a broken wrist?
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
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In brief: ???????????????
Often pin (metal wires) are placed across a fracture.
This is usually done under some type of anesthetic. Once placed, they usually don't cause much of a problem (even to take out). The reaction around them subsides rather quickly and unless you bump them or traumatize them, you may not know they are present. Check with your orthopedist.

In brief: ???????????????
Often pin (metal wires) are placed across a fracture.
This is usually done under some type of anesthetic. Once placed, they usually don't cause much of a problem (even to take out). The reaction around them subsides rather quickly and unless you bump them or traumatize them, you may not know they are present. Check with your orthopedist.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Thick wires
We use k wires they have different sizes and length.

In brief: Thick wires
We use k wires they have different sizes and length.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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