Median nerve and inflammatory processes

Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression and increased vascularity in a patient with arthritis and tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons

Clinical information

Carpal tunnel syndrome and a swollen hand

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression and increased vascularity in a patient with arthritis and tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons

Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression
Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression
Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression
Carpal tunnel syndrome with median nerve compression
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal

Median nerve with increased vascularity

Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse
Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal
Median nerve with increased vascularity longitudinal
Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse
Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse
Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse
Median nerve with increased vascularity transverse

Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons with synovial thickening and increased vascularity

Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons transverse
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons transverse
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons transverse
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons transverse
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons longitudinal
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons longitudinal
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons longitudinal
Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendons longitudinal
Videoclip shows the effect of compression
Videoclip

The same patient also has a synovial thickening on the dorsal side of the wrist and carpus

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 94
  • Body part: Wrist

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