BMJ Case Reports 2010; doi:10.1136/bcr.07.2009.2132
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Pisiform fracture: an uncommon wrist injury

  1. John L Harden
  1. Wishaw General Hospital, A&E Department, 50 Netherton Street, Wishaw ML9 2AU, UK
  1. Correspondence to Stephen H Boyce, steveboyce_scotland{at}
  • Published 20 April 2010


A 48-year-old woman presented to the emergency department complaining of wrist pain after a fall onto her outstretched hand. Examination revealed generalised carpal tenderness with a reduction in wrist movements. Following an x-ray she was diagnosed as having a carpal ligament sprain and …

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