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When you break your scaphoid bone, can you still move your thumb?

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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Yes

It may hurt if you move and part of the treatment is a thumb spica cast which immobilizes the thumb to assist in scaphoid healing.

In brief: Yes

It may hurt if you move and part of the treatment is a thumb spica cast which immobilizes the thumb to assist in scaphoid healing.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery

In brief: Yes

But might hurt.

In brief: Yes

But might hurt.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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