Kienbock's disease

What is Kienbock's disease?

Kienböck's disease is a condition where the blood supply to one of the small bones in the wrist, the lunate, is interrupted.

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I have found out that my scafoid is broken, I have had it a year with out knowing as the doctors said it was so manny diffrent things,
I was...

doctor1 MD

Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

Scaphoid fracture is the most common fracture of the wrist. As occurred with you, the diagnosis is...

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Hi My name is laxmi 29years old. i have been suffering from last 9months with the pain in the wrist movement. i was prescribed with anti...

doctor1 MD

Hello and welcome to HCM

For understanding the disease process and the management, you need to get a brief overview of the normal structures in the...

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hello, I've been diagnosed with AVN in wrist. will need surgery right my luna bone is black and they want to break my bone in the forearm and put...

doctor1 MD

Hi, thanks for writing to HCM.

Your condition is otherwise known as "Kienbock's disease" of Lunate.

This is just to let you know that each patient's...

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