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Click 32 year old woman with avascular necrosis of the capitate. Right wrist radiographs show increased density in the distal capitate corresponding to the zone of avascular necrosis. Probable fracture and fragmentation is better demonstrated in the lateral view.

Click 32 year old woman with avascular necrosis of the capitate. Axial T1-weighted images show low signal intensity in the proximal capitate and mild heterogeneously low signal in the distal pole.

Click 32 year old woman with avascular necrosis of the capitate. Sagittal T1-weighted images show low signal intensity in the proximal capitate and mild heterogeneously low signal in the distal pole.

Click 32 year old woman with avascular necrosis of the capitate. Coronal T1-weighted images show low signal intensity in the proximal capitate and mild heterogeneously low signal in the distal pole.