Foreign body in forearm

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Recurrent swelling on distal aspect of forearm, on ulnar side.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Wood splinter in subcutaneous plane causing granuloma formation along with tenosynovitis of adjacent tendon. No thrombosis of adjacent vein.

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Case information

rID: 15122
Published: 24th Sep 2011
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
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