Distal intersection syndromes

Distal intersection syndrome with a tenosynovitis of the tendons at the crossing of the extensor tendons of compartment 2 and 3

Clinical information

Painful swelling

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Distal intersection syndrome with a tenosynovitis of the tendons at the crossing of the extensor tendons of compartment 2 and 3

Thickened extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Thickened extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Extensor pollicis longus tendon crossing the extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Extensor pollicis longus tendon crossing the extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Effusion around the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Effusion around the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Effusion around the the extensor pollicis longus tendon longitudinal
Effusion around the the extensor pollicis longus tendon longitudinal
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis longitudinal
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis longitudinal
Extensor pollicis longus tendon crossing the extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Extensor pollicis longus tendon crossing the extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse
Tenosynovitis the extensor pollicis longus tendon and extensor carpi radialis longus end brevis transverse

Cineloops show transverse and longitudinal views of the distal intersection syndrome compared to the normal side

Distal intersection syndrome with a tenosynovitis of the tendons at the crossing of the extensor tendons of compartment 2 and 3
Distal intersection syndromes

Distal intersection syndromes

Distal intersection syndromes

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 60
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System