How long does the arthroscopic wrist surgery last?

The surgery usually takes no more than 1 hour.

Wrist arthroscopy is usually performed under general anesthesia although it may be done under arm block. The procedure is performed through several small incisions on the back of the wrist joint. The procedure usually takes between 45 minutes and 1 hour.

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