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TFCC Tears

The triangular fibrocartilage complex is soft tissue (ligament and cartilage) present near the junction of the ulna bone of the forearm and the wrist bones. It helps with movement and stability of the wrist joint and may be damaged by trauma or fall on an outstretched arm causing pain on the ulnar side of the wrist. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha