Median nerve compression caused by tumors

Lipoma with a hyperechoic mass in the carpal tunnel compressing the median nerve

Clinical information

Carpal tunnel sign and slight soft tissue swelling

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Lipoma with a hyperechoic mass in the carpal tunnel compressing the median nerve

Median nerve transverse
Median nerve transverse
Lipoma compressing the median nerve transverse
Lipoma compressing the median nerve transverse
Median nerve with caliber changes longitudinal
Median nerve with caliber changes longitudinal
Lipoma longitudinal
Lipoma longitudinal
Lipoma longitudinal
Lipoma longitudinal
Lipoma transverse
Lipoma transverse

Cineloops show the lipoma in the carpal tunnel in transverse view

Lipoma with a hyperechoic mass in the carpal tunnel compressing the median nerve
Median nerve compression caused by tumors

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 52
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System