Avascular Necrosis of the Capitate
Keywords:Avascular Necrosis, Capitate, Scaphoid, Vascular Supply Carpus, Stages Avascular Necrosis, Extensor Compartmental Artery, Distal Radius Bone Graft
Avascular necrosis of the capitate is a rare entity. The most common reported etiology is trauma. We report a case of avascular necrosis of the capitate in a patient with chronic wrist pain that began after a single episode of remote trauma.
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