A carpal bone fracture is a fracture to one or more of the 8 carpal bones in the wrist. Symptoms of this injury include sudden pain, rapid swelling and bruising that develops over time. Extreme tenderness of the wrist will also be present and in serious cases there may be tingling and numbness as a sign of nerve damage. These fractures are usually the result of a direct impact to the wrist and are most often the result of a fall. The braces below may help to stabilize the injured area during the recovery period, thus speeding up the healing process and resulting in a more complete recovery. Please make a choice of brace after consulting with your doctor in order to understand which option is best suited to your injury and other circumstances.