Extensor tendons dorsal side of the wrist: Second compartment

Tenosynovitis of the extensor carpi radialis longus and especially the extensor carpi radialis brevis tendon with increased vascularity after a distal radius fracture with irregular bony contour

Clinical information

Painful swelling after surgical fixation of a distal radius fracture

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Tenosynovitis of the extensor carpi radialis longus and especially the extensor carpi radialis brevis tendon with increased vascularity after a distal radius fracture with irregular bony contour

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

There is also a synovitis with increased vascularity of the carpal joints

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Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

X ray

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 25
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System