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Skier's thumb

System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Signs
Modality: MRI (PD)

From the case:

Skier's thumb - “Ulnar collateral ligament ruptures or avulsions are the most common skiing injuries of the upper extremities, they are also known as gamekeeper's t...”

Used in the following article:

  • Gamekeeper thumb - “Gamekeeper thumb is essentially synonymous with skier thumb, although the latter has a more acute injury connotation. It is an avulsion or rupture ...”

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