Extensor tendons dorsal side of the wrist: Sixth compartment

ECU instability with structural changes in the tendon and small partial rupture

Clinical information

Pain and slight swelling and snapping sensations

Ultrasound Images & Clips

ECU instability with structural changes in the tendon and small partial rupture

Subluxating ECU tendon transverse
Subluxating ECU tendon transverse
Subluxating ECU tendon transverse
Subluxating ECU tendon transverse
Normal ECU tendon in its groove transverse
Normal ECU tendon in its groove transverse
Normal ECU tendon in its groove transverse
Normal ECU tendon in its groove transverse
There is a tiny split transverse
There is a tiny split transverse
There is a tiny split transverse
There is a tiny split transverse
Thickened synovium longitudinal
Thickened synovium longitudinal
Thickened synovium longitudinal
Thickened synovium longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 36
  • Body part: Ulnar aspect of the wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System