cheiralgia

cheiralgia

 [ki-ral´jah]
pain in the hand.

cheir·al·gi·a

(kīr-al'jē-ă, -jya),
Obsolete term for pain and paresthesia in the hand.

cheiralgia

[kīral′jə]
Etymology: Gk, cheir + algos, pain
a pain in the hand, especially that associated with arthritis. cheiralgic, adj.

cheiralgia

An obsolete term for:
(1) Gout of the hand;
(2) Pain and paresthesia of the hand.

chei·ral·gia

(kī-ral'jē-ă)
Pain and paresthesia in the hand.
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Table 1 Differential diagnoses (5,13-16) * Osteoporosis and/or lytic lesions of the radial styloid, * scaphoid fracture, * entrapment, * radiculopathy, * C6 cervical radiculitis/radiculopathy, * tethering or inflammation of the peripheral nerves (including the superficial radial nerve, known as cheiralgia paresthetica), * carpal tunnel syndrome, * osteoarthritis, * intersection syndrome, * Keinbock disease (osteonecrosis of the lunate), * dorsal ganglion of the wrist, * congenital synostosis between scaphoid and trapezium.
Similar to isolated involvement of lateral cutaneous nerve of thigh, which is also known as meralgia paraesthestica, the compression of SBRN is known by the term cheiralgia paraesthetica.