Ligament/ TFCC Tears

Ligaments are fibrous bands of connective tissue and TFCC is a cushioning structure within the wrist. They provide stability and support to the joint.

Characteristics of Ligament/TFCC tear:

  • Cause: Fall on an outstretched hand

  • Symptoms: Pain with movement or a clicking sensation

  • Treatment: An arthroscopic surgery can be done to repair the tears