Trapezium arthroplasty

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

FOOSH ?fracture. Previous wrist surgery.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Trapezium arthroplasty. Some associated degenerative change. No fracture. 

Case Discussion

Resection of the trapezium and implant arthroplasty is one of the treatment option for trapeziometacarpal joint osteoarthritis. 

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Case information

rID: 48146
Published: 22nd Sep 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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