4th extensor compartment tenosynovitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain in dorsum of wrist - hand

Patient Data

Gender: Female

Normal xray. No synovial calcification.

Ultrasound

Mild fluid is noted in 4th extensor tendon sheath as compared to asymptomatic side.

Case Discussion

Features consistent of 4th extensor compartment tenosynovitis.

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Case information

rID: 18060
Published: 4th Jun 2012
Last edited: 8th Jul 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included