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I fractured my hand (brawler's fracture) but do not want to have a cast because I need to type for work. What can I do?
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Dr. Annette Occhialini
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Boxer's fracture?
If you mean a boxer's fracture i'm sorry to tell you a cast may be your best bet sometimes these are operated on to fix the bone if can't be reduced but surgery is not usually done just to avoid a cast.

In brief: Boxer's fracture?
If you mean a boxer's fracture i'm sorry to tell you a cast may be your best bet sometimes these are operated on to fix the bone if can't be reduced but surgery is not usually done just to avoid a cast.
Dr. Annette Occhialini
Dr. Annette Occhialini
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery
In brief: I think you mean box
Ers fx. A hand surgeon can place alloy plates for fracture fixation which allows earlier use and relieves pain.

In brief: I think you mean box
Ers fx. A hand surgeon can place alloy plates for fracture fixation which allows earlier use and relieves pain.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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