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Jeffrey Boatright, MD Explains Drew Brees’ Thumb Injury

Posted on September 19, 2019 to AOC Physician Articles, News and Press

Jeffrey Boatright, MD Explains Drew Brees' Thumb Injury

Mr Brees’ thumb injury is a fairly common one amongst athletes at all levels. Commonly referred to as gamekeeper’s or skier’s thumb, it involves a rupture of one of the key stabilizing ligaments to the thumb MCP joint (knuckle). This ligament is critical for activities that involve strong pinch or grip or grasp. This used […]

Tagged: Drew Brees, gamekeeper's thumb, Jeff Boatright M.D., MCP joint, Mike Trout, skier's thumb

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