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Intense thumb pain after a bang on it. History of fracture on scaphoid bone. Cause?

Hi I hand a screw put through my scaphoid bone as I had a fracture in it it was delayed surgery I had it 7 weeks ago and I am now back at work after having 4 months off cause of the fracture and I dropped a piece of wood on my thumb and now it is aching like a muscle or something would I have of pulled a muscle? My wrist and thumb have had splints and plaster on them for 4 months by the way.
Asked On : Mon, 30 Jul 2012
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I would suggest you to show it to orthopaedic surgeon and get x ray of the wrist joint to see if there is any screw loosening or any other damage has happened to fracture. It is difficult to comment with out x ray on this.
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