Traumatic lesions of the extensor tendons

Rupture of the extensor pollicis longus tendon caused by a fixation screw for a fracture

Clinical information

Inability to stretch the thumb after fixation of the wrist with a screw

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Rupture of the extensor pollicis longus tendon caused by a fixation screw for a fracture

Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Empty tendon sheath of the third comparment and tip of the screw
Tip of the screw
Tip of the screw
Tip of the screw
Tip of the screw
Retracted proximal tendon longitudinal
Retracted proximal tendon longitudinal
Retracted proximal tendon longitudinal
Retracted proximal tendon longitudinal

Rupture of the extensor pollicis longus tendon caused by a fixation screw for a fracture

Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal tendon and tendons of the third compartment transverse
Retracted distal tendon and tendons of the third compartment transverse

X ray

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 22
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System