Posts Tagged ‘Injury’

Wrist fracture

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Arm conditions, Arms & hands conditions, Disease, Condition & Injury

(Fracture, Wrist; Broken Wrist; Scaphoid Fracture; Navicular Fracture)

Wrist fracture – Definition

A wrist fracture is a break in one or more of the bones in the wrist. The wrist is made up of the two bones in the forearm (radius and ulna) and eight carpal bones. This fact sheet will focus on fractures of the carpal bones of the wrist. Wrist fractures of the radius, often called colle’s fracture, can be found on a separate sheet.

Little league elbow

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Arm conditions, Arms & hands conditions, Disease, Condition & Injury

(Elbow, Little League; Medial Apophysitis; Overuse Elbow Injury Related to Throwing)

Little league elbow – Definition

Little League elbow is pain in the elbow joint due to repetitive throwing. This injury occurs in young baseball pitchers before puberty.

Forearm fracture

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Arm conditions, Arms & hands conditions, Disease, Condition & Injury

(Broken Arm; Radial Fracture; Ulnar Fracture)

Forearm fracture – Definition

A forearm fracture is a break in one or both bones of the forearm.