Scaphoid-trapezium joint ganglion

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

H/o minor wrist trauma few wks back. C/o focal bulge on dorsal radial aspect of wrist - Few days. C/o local pain.

Patient Data

Age: 17 yrs
Modality: Ultrasound

At the site of pain & swelling pointed by patient ( dorsal - radial aspect of wrist ), there is a small anechoic lesion with a fluid cleft extending into scaphoid-trapezium joint.

Modality: X-ray

There is no fracture or dislocation.

Case Discussion

Findings of scaphoid-trapezium joint ganglion cyst.

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Case Information

rID: 49821
Case created: 5th Dec 2016
Last edited: 6th Dec 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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