Extensor tendons dorsal side of the wrist: Fourth compartment

Tenosynovitis of the extensor digitorum tendons with synovial thickening and effusion

Clinical information

Painful swelling

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Tenosynovitis of the extensor digitorum tendons with synovial thickening and effusion

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Normal distal tendons transverse
Normal distal tendons transverse
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal
Synovial thickening longitudinal

The thickened synovium and tendons are vascularized

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 65
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System