Normal scaphoid series

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking

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FOOSH, snuff box tenderness

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Alignment is normal. No fracture or acute joint abnormality. On the lateral projection of the right wrist there is a tiny calcific body projecting over the dorsal aspect of the wrist soft tissues which likely represents a previous small avulsion injury.

Bilateral clenched fist views have been performed which demonstrate normal scapholunate intervals.

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Case information

rID: 37482
Published: 10th Jun 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: rapids
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