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When you have a fractured wrist and now you're in a splint what should you be careful of?
if your scaphoid is fractured then just be careful to not bend your hand back or use that hand to get up. my wrist is splinted right now for a scaphoid fracture--ow! ...
Asked in Health, Vital Signs, Bone Pain and Fractures, Veins
Can you have a fractured wrist without swelling?
yeah you can, mine was fractured I had no swelling no bruise, just sharp pain when I moved it yeah you can, mine was fractured I had no swelling no bruise, just sharp pain when I moved it ...
Asked in Bone Pain and Fractures
What symptoms do you get with a fractured wrist?
THe wrist may be swollen and tender and it may hurt when the wrist is moved or has to bear weight. Sometimes the wrist can look a bit out of shape. If you do suspect a fracture, get to the hospital as soon as possible. ...
Asked in Health, History, Politics & Society
What happens when you hurt your wrist?
A hurt wrist indicates that the wrist is sprained, bruised or fractured. This renders it from picking up heavy objects, sometimes any kind of weight. The wrist may need to be looked at a medical professional to be wrapped in a cast or prevented from worsening. ...
Asked in Skeletal System
Would you be able to move your wrist when it is fractured?
yes you can but, since most of the time the broken bones in your wrist would grind painfully against each other, it not only NOT recommended to do, but extremely painful. ...
Asked in Health, Child Health
I'm not sure if I broke or fractured my foot Is there a way that I can tell without going to the doctors?
There is no way to tell if your foot is broken or fractured without a doctor using an x-ray for further investigation. ...
Asked in First Aid
How do you tell if your foot is broken bruised or fractured?
It will hurt BADLY if it's broken or fractured. Try not to walk on it then. If iit's bruised, then dont touch it. ...
Asked in Auto Insurance, Civil Lawsuits
What is progressives insurance settlement average for a fractured wrist?
This will be in the realm of ten thousand dollars at the most. It will be around 5,000 dollars on the low end. ...
Asked in Health, Military Medicine, First Aid
What is used to support a fractured forearm wrist or hand after the fracture has been splinted?
A sling is used to keep the injured arm against the chest.
What is the least common bone broke in the human body?
It should be Pisiform, a sesmoid bone in wrist joint. One of the very dangerous bone fractured is Scaphoid in wrist joint. If not diagnosed and untreated leads to serious sequels. ...
Asked in Alternative Medicine
I think I've have fractured my arm it's the ulna half way between my wrist and elbow it's a bit swollen and bruised and painful if it's touched but I can move my hand and wrist please help?
See a physician. If you can move your hand and wrist, the damage probably isn't too bad (though it may still be fractured or broken). Try not to move the arm around too much to aggravate the injury and as soon as you can (immediately) see a physician. ...
Asked in Bone Pain and Fractures
You recently fractured your wrist and got the cast removed after 6weeks now the wrist can't articulate to the degrees the normal one can will it be like this forever?
Question for you? Did you do any hand and wrist therapy exercises following the removal of the cast? This is usually recommended, so as to get your flexibility/mobility back in your hand & wrist. Ask your doctor who did the casting, to recommend a hand/wrist therapist. He may want to X-Ray your wrist first. Good Luck!! Take care. ...