stenosing tenosynovitis


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stenosing tenosynovitis

inflammation of a tendon and its sheath resulting in contracture of the sheath causing an obstruction of tendon gliding; can be a cause of trigger finger conditions.

ste·no·sing ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

(sten-ō'sing ten'ō-sin-ō-vī'tis)
Inflammation of a tendon and its sheath resulting in contracture of the sheath causing an obstruction of tendon gliding; can be a cause of trigger-finger conditions.
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Local injection of corticosteroid is a common early treatment for various inflammatory and degenerative disorders of the upper extremity, including stenosing tenosynovitis (trigger finger), carpal tunnel syndrome, De Quervain's tenosynovitis, bursitis, epicondylitis, and arthritis.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first documented case of stenosing tenosynovitis of the FHL among literatures written in English, associated with an IPJ plantar capsular accessory ossicle, leading to pain at the IPJ and significantly reduced IPJ flexion, which was successfully resolved through surgical removal of the ossicle.
INTRODUCTION: The gold standard treatment of de Quervain's Stenosing Tenosynovitis (dqts) is surgery.
Carpal tunnel syndromes and stenosing tenosynovitis. In: Cambell's Operative Orthopaedics.
Stenosing tenosynovitis of the flexor hallucis longus tendon and posterior impingement upon the os trigonum in ballet dancers.
De Quervain's stenosing tenosynovitis (DQST) is a disorder that is characterised by wrist pain and tenderness at the radial styloid.
De Quervain disease, or stenosing tenosynovitis of the first dorsal compartment of the wrist, is common in wrist pathology.
Stenosing tenosynovitis of the flexor pollicus longus (FPL) tendon causing interphalangeal (IP) joint contracture, or trigger thumb, is a rare disorder.
(19) Stenosing tenosynovitis (tenosynovitis with compartmentalization of fluid due to adhesions and fibrosis) of the FHL can occur between the medial and lateral talar tubercles, in the tarsal tunnel, or at the "Henry knot" (the crossover of the FDL and the FHL tendons in the proximal plantar course underneath the base of the first metatarsal).