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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A sixty-year-old right hand dominant woman with a history of right small finger stenosing tenosynovitis and left thumb carpometacarpal joint arthritis presented for corticosteroid injections of both hands.
INTRODUCTION: The gold standard treatment of de Quervain's Stenosing Tenosynovitis (dqts) is surgery.
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.
Stenosing tenosynovitis of the peroneus longus tendon associated with hypertrophy of the peroneal tubercle and an os peroneum, The journal of bone and joint surgery.
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).
Trigger finger, or stenosing tenosynovitis in medical jargon, affects tendons in the hand that bend the fingers and thumb.