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Question:

A young woman fell and suffered a scaphoid fracture. Which of the following areas is the scaphoid located?

A Wrist
Explaination

The scaphoid bone one of eight carpal bones that make up the wrist along with the radius and the ulna. The scaphoid bone is located at the base of the thumb. It is the most frequently injured bone in the wrist. The other carpal bones are trapezoid, trapezium, capitate, hamate, pisiform, triquetrum, and lunate.