Ulnocarpal impaction syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu

Patient Data

Gender: Female

Case Discussion

Anteroposterior radiograph of the wrist demonstrates a case of ulnocarpal impaction/abutment syndrome. Ulnar positive variance (2.6 mm) in this patient resulted in ulna impaction on the lunate and triquetrum with cysts and sclerosis at the point of impaction.  

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Case information

rID: 18192
Published: 18th Jun 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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