Cysts and ganglia

Snapping extensor pollicis longus tendon in a patient with a ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint

Clinical information

Snapping sensation in the thumb

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Snapping extensor pollicis longus tendon in a patient with a ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint

Ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint
Ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint
Ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint
Ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint
Normal extensor pollicis longus tendon longitudinal
Normal extensor pollicis longus tendon longitudinal
Extensor pollicis longus tendon and ganglion longitudinal
Extensor pollicis longus tendon and ganglion longitudinal

Cineloop shows the snapping extensor tendon in transverse plane

Snapping extensor pollicis longus tendon in a patient with a ganglion arising from the carpometacarpal joint

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 50
  • Body part: Thumb

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System