tenosynovitis

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tenosynovitis

[¦ten·ō‚sī·nə′vīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of a tendon and its sheath.
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Patients who were candidates for a corticosteroid injection to treat pathology of the hand or wrist (carpal tunnel syndrome, De Quervain's tenosynovitis, trigger finger, and first carpometacarpal joint [first CMC] arthritis) based on clinical and diagnostic examination were included.
Corticosteroid injection for treatment of de Quervain's tenosynovitis: a pooled quantitative literature evaluation.
The paper emphasises the rarity of primary OA in the shoulder, elbow and wrist and provides useful clinical methods used in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome and De Quervain's tenosynovitis. Frozen shoulder is characterised by a specific pattern of limitation of passive movement of the shoulder and is usually misdiagnosed in patients with supraspinatus tendinitis.
De Quervain's tenosynovitis. Transversal scar and fixation of the capsular flap.
The condition, de Quervain's tenosynovitis, occurred in the right hand of the female data clerk, who later developed associated depression.
De Quervain's tenosynovitis: Stenosing tenosynovitis of the first dorsal compartment.