Upper Extremity Surgery – Fractures
Fractures can occur for a number of reasons related to trauma to the bone. Traumatic injuries, including those sustained during falls, car accidents, or fights, can cause bone to break.
- Sharp, intense pain
- Popping, or snapping sounds
- Swelling and inflammation near or around injury location
- A visible, unnatural bend in a bone
- Casting or bracing
- Locking plate technology