Items tagged “upper extremity”

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Supracondylar spur

A supracondylar spur, supracondylar process, supratrochlear spur, or avian spur of the distal anteromedial humeral cortex is an anatomical variant present in ~1% 1,2 of the population.  Gross anatomy The supracondylar spur is typically located on the anteromedial humeral cortex, 5 cm proximal ...
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Bilateral radio-ulnar synostosis

  Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 08 Aug 2010
57% complete
X-ray
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Extensor compartments of the wrist

The forearm extensor tendonspass under the extensor retinaculum at the level of the wrist. The ligament is divided into six extensor compartments, separated by fibrous septa passing to the bones of the forearm 2. Summary The compartments in order from radial to ulnar are: 1st compartment: ab...
Case

Supracondylar spur

  Diagnosis certain
Jeremy Jones
Published 08 Dec 2014
100% complete
X-ray
Case

Monteggia fracture-dislocation

Matt Skalski
Published 08 Apr 2016
41% complete
X-ray
Case

Galeazzi fracture

  Diagnosis certain
Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi
Published 25 Nov 2016
75% complete
X-ray
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Rotator crescent

The rotator crescent is the crescent-shaped, thin area of the distal supraspinatus and infraspinatus tendons, which are two major rotator cuff tendons. On its medial border is a thick fibrous reinforcement called the rotator cable. It is hypothesized that the rotator crescent is shielded from m...
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Upper extremity deep vein thrombosis

  Diagnosis certain
Kevan English
Published 21 Sep 2023
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Ultrasound
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Greenstick fracture illustration

  Diagnosis not applicable
Matt Skalski
Published 01 Jan 2024
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