Secretan disease

Secretan disease refers to rare situation of post-traumatic firm oedema of the dorsum of the hand. The diagnosis can be considered in the setting of remote trauma and a fibrotic plaque-like lesion involving both the subcutaneous and tendinous spaces.

Radiographic features


Signal characteristics include

  • hypointense on T1 and T2-weighted imaging

Differential diagnosis

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Article information

rID: 53784
Tag: cases, rare, stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Secretan's disease
  • Secretan syndrome
  • Secretan's syndrome

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