It is a painful irritation of the tendons on the thumb side of the wrist. It is a progressive stenosing tenosynovitis whichaffects the tendon sheaths of the 1st dorsalcompartment of the wrist. It develops when the abductor pollicis longus apl and extensor pollicis brevis epb tendons around the base of the thumb become swollen, often causing inflammation to develop. Pagonis t, ditsios k, toli p, givissis p, christodoulou a. Characterised by degeneration and thickening ofthe tendon sheath. One possible explanation when surgery does not result in a decrease of symptoms is that the. See also overview and evaluation of hand disorders. Tenosynovitis upper extremity occupational risk factors. It is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus apl and extensor pollicis brevis epb tendons fig. Read more about symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, complications, causes and prognosis. It is a common problem affecting the wrist and is usually easy to diagnose.
It develops when the abductor pollicis longus apl and extensor pollicis brevis epb tendons around. Multiple modalities of treatment have been proposed and no definitive guidelines have been set yet. Con videos sobre ejercicios, automasajes, estiramientos y explicaciones sobre. Once your symptoms are better, work to prevent the condition from happening again. Lift your thumb away from your palm to make a c shape. Place your hand on a flat surface, with your palm up. Stenosing tenosynovitis of the first dorsal compartment. U vindt hier een aantal mogelijke behandelingen voor deze aandoening.851 1477 18 319 992 1503 38 477 532 1336 138 776 1395 931 928 1500 393 483 1216 676 461 72 921 649 294 1289 671 217 1464 645 1223 1292 220 381 988 244 985 717 1181 1162 508 1126 984 543 854 751 51