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June 18, 2012

Wrist Surgery – sharing experience to help others

By MakalaArce MakalaArce

Many years ago, I injured my right wrist while working for a previous employer.  At the time, I was told that I had a small cartilage tear.  I wore a splint for a couple of months, and I had a cortisone injection.  I didn’t have any additional problems with the wrist until about a year […]

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Tags: 5299, 5308, 5335, G. Richard Locke III, Jay Smith, Leo Maguire, Mayo Clinic, Michael Stuart, Orthopedics, Richard Berger, Robert Trousdale, Stephen Wisniewski


April 28, 2009

Jayson Werth’s Mayo Clinic Story

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

When Jayson Werth was struck on the wrist by a pitch during the first spring training game of 2005 as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers, he began an odyssey to overcome the injury and return to his promising career in major league baseball. Now Jayson is a member of the World Champion Philadelphia […]

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Tags: 5299, 5308, Dodgers, injury, Jayson Werth, ligament, Mayo Clinic, Philadelphia, Phillies, torn ligament, UT Split Tear, Wrist


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