Tenosynovitis wrist

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


16 yrs. Penetrating injury to dorsum of wrist - 1 mth. Painful swellilng locally - 10 days. Episode of fever.


see below


normal radiograph

Case Discussion

Tendons of 4th extensor compartment shows thickening of sheath with hypervascularity.

Tendons are intact with normal echopattern.

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Case information

rID: 10336
Published: 7th Aug 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
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