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Fig. 6 | Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research

Fig. 6

From: Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound for treating delayed union scaphoid fractures: case series

Fig. 6

Late diagnosed group. a X-ray of patient complaining of wrist pain 3 months after a fall on an outstretched hand showed bone resorption in the proximal pole of the scaphoid. b CT scan confirmed the diagnosis of horizontal fracture of the proximal pole of the scaphoid; thumb spica was installed and LIPUS treatment initiated. c Six weeks after LIPUS treatment, no signs of bridging across the fracture line. d Complete fracture healing after additional month of LIPUS treatment

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