scaphoid bone


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Synonyms for scaphoid bone

the largest wrist bone on the thumb side

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For sure, the Ducks will be without backup center Frantz Dorsainvil, who suffered a broken scaphoid bone in his right wrist over the weekend and will be sidelined for eight weeks, if not longer.
Meanwhile, Calzaghe is just glad he can box again, after frightening himself with what he found on the internet about the suspect scaphoid bone.
The 35-year-old Welshman cracked the scaphoid bone in his left hand in the third, moments before ref Terry O'Connor stepped in to wave off the challenge of "Contender" reality TV star Manfredo.
The 35-year-old Welshman cracked the scaphoid bone in his left hand in the third, moments before referee Terry O'Connor stepped in to wave off the challenge of'Contender' reality TV star Manfredo.
The Kilmacud Crokes clubman has recovered from surgery to repair the scaphoid bone in his wrist but Caffrey has decided to persist with Shane Ryan and Ciaran Whelan in midfield.
The Lepton-based racer broke the scaphoid bone in his wrist during the second practice session at Snetterton in July, but has made a quick recovery after having it pinned.
Taleisnik J, Kelly PJ: The extraosseous and intraosseous blood supply of the scaphoid bone.
Beckham, who'll have more than two months to recover before the start of next season, underwent a precautionary X-ray and was said to have broken the scaphoid bone between his thumb and wrist.
Further tests showed he had a broken scaphoid bone where the thumb and hand join.
Steele, pictured, is one of the most promising young keepers in England who has been sidelined since July due to a broken scaphoid bone and returned to the first team after just 65 minutes of gametime for a Boro development XI.
Athletic trainer Clay Jamieson said Dorsainvil broke the scaphoid bone, also called the navicular bone, near his right wrist; it's a slow-healing injury, and Dorsainvil could be in a cast for up to eight weeks.
Hotel boss MacLennan dropped a freezer lid on his hand, breaking two fingers and damaging the scaphoid bone.
Magee's wrist is still in a cast after he sustained a broken scaphoid bone and it isn't due to come off until the week of the match.
It was confirmed that McKinna has broken the scaphoid bone in a wrist and will be wearing a cast for ten days before getting more news on his possible return.