|eMedicine||emerg/844 radio/747 plastic/318 pmr/127|
A Scaphoid fracture (a fracture of the scaphoid bone) is the most common type of wrist fracture. Scaphoid fractures usually cause pain at the base of the thumb accompanied by swelling in the same area. Treatment depends on the location of the fracture.
- "eMedicine - Wrist, Scaphoid Fractures and Complications : Article by Carol A Boles". Retrieved 2007-07-11.
- AAFP: Diagnosis and Management of Scaphoid Fractures
- Wheeless: Scaphoid fracture