de Quervain tenosynovitis

de Quer·vain tenosynovitis

inflammation of the tendons of the first dorsal compartment of the wrist, which includes the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis; diagnosed by a specific provocative test (Finkelstein test).
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de Quer·vain ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

(dĕ kār'vahn[h]' ten'ō-sin-ō-vī'tis)
Common tenosynovitis involving the thumb tendons and abductor pollicis longus and pollicis brevis muscles.
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de Quervain tenosynovitis

(dĕ ker′ven)
[Fritz de Quervain, Swiss surgeon, 1868–1940]
Chronic tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis muscles. Also called de Quervain's disease.
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de Quervain,

Fritz, Swiss surgeon, 1868-1940.
de Quervain disease - fibrosis of the sheath of a tendon of the thumb. Synonym(s): radial styloid tendovaginitis
de Quervain fracture - fracture of navicular bone with dislocation of lunar bone.
de Quervain incision
de Quervain release
de Quervain tenolysis
de Quervain tenosynovitis
de Quervain thyroiditis - thyroiditis with round cell infiltration, destruction of thyroid cells, epithelial giant cell proliferation, and evidence of regeneration. Synonym(s): subacute granulomatous thyroiditis
Quervain abdominal retractor
Quervain cranial forceps
Quervain elevator
Quervain forceps
Quervain incision
Quervain release
Quervain rongeur
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Diseases such as De Quervain tenosynovitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, cervical discopathy, and brachial plexopathy that should be considered in the differential diagnosis that could lead to these symptoms were excluded through physical examination and electrophysiological assessment, while hand swelling and sensitivity were excluded by radiological and laboratory evaluations.
DE QUERVAIN TENOSYNOVITIS It is also known as Blackberry thumb or gamer's thumb.