Boxer's fracture

What is Boxer's fracture?

it is a fracture of 4th and 5th metacarpal bone,mainly at the neck of the metacarpal bone.also calledbar rooms fracture.

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ihave a boxers fracture in my 5th meta, they said surgery is most likely. what is the worst case sernarior if i just keep it in the splint?...

doctor1 MD

Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
A boxer's fracture of metacarpal bones can be treated both surgically as well as conservatively by a cast....

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Good evening Dr. Grief, My question is related to a recent Boxer s Fracture I sustained while training. I visited an orthopaedic surgeon who...

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Do not worry as this amount of exposure will not going to harm you. We as a orthopaedic surgeon received this daily since last 7 years.

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Good evening Dr. Grief, My question is related to a recent Boxer s Fracture I sustained while training. I visited an orthopaedic surgeon who...

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ihave a boxers fracture in my 5th meta, they said surgery is most likely. what is the worst case sernarior if i just keep it in the splint?

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