Trapezoid Fractures: Report of 11 Cases

The Journal of Hand Surgery, 05/25/2012

Fractures of the trapezoid should be suspected from the mechanism of injury, in particular, axial force, and from local tenderness. These fractures may be underdiagnosed. The authors recommend computed tomography rather than plain radiography alone in case of clinical suspicion.

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