Results Of Tenosynovectomy And Intralesional Steroid In The Management Of Trigger Fingers
- Results Of Tenosynovectomy And Intralesional Steroid In The Management Of Trigger Fingers. Ogbemudia, Alfred O.; Bafor, Anire; Edomwonyi, Edwin // Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery;2007, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p23
Tenosynovectomy is usually reserved for those patients in whom conservative treatment for trigger fingers had failed. Failure of conservative treatment may imply recurrence, ineffective treatment or intolerable complications; this leads to prolonged discomfort from pain, suboptimal function and...
- Degenerative Ruptur der Hï¿½ftabduktoren. Aepli-Schneider, N.; Treumann, T.; M�ller, U.; Schmid, L. // Zeitschrift fï¿½r Rheumatologie;Jan2012, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p68
The cases of four elderly patients with persistent trochanteric pain and tears of the gluteus medius and/or gluteus minimus tendons detected in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are presented. There was no history of local trauma in any patient but three patients had a positive Trendelenburg...
- Abstracts of Current Literature. Geel, Stanley E. // Physical Therapy;Dec1999, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p1227
Presents an abstract of the article `Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy in Athletic Individuals: Results of Nonsurgical Treatment,' by P. Angermann and D. Hovgaard published in the 1999 issue of the `Foot Ankle Int.' journal.
- Achilles Tendinopathy. Paavola, Mike; KANNUS, PEKKA; J�RVINEN, TERO A.H.; Khan, Karim; J�ZSA, L�SZLO; J�rvinen, Markku // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2002, Vol. 84 Issue 11, p2062
Discusses the painful condition of Achilles tendons. Symptoms of tendons' disorders; Common occurrence of the disorder in athletes; Epidemiology of Achilles tendinopathy; Conservative and surgical treatment of the disorder.
- Multiple extensor tendon ruptures caused by tophaceous gout. Iwamoto, Takuji; Toki, Hiroe; Ikari, Katsunori; Yamanaka, Hisashi; Momohara, Shigeki // Modern Rheumatology;Apr2010, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p210
A 54-year-old woman presented with painless subcutaneous masses on her right hand and spontaneous loss of extension of her ring finger. Surgical exploration of the wrist showed hypertrophic white-colored crystal deposits that both surrounded and invaded into the extensor tendons (intratendinous...
- Levofloxacin. // Reactions Weekly;5/16/2009, Issue 1252, p28
The article describes the case of a 79-year-old man who developed tendonopathy and bilateral Achilles tendon tears while receiving levofloxacin. The patient has a history of hypertension and benign prostatic hyperplasia. Levofloxacin was administered after he underwent needle ablation of the...
- Fluoroquinolone use provokes tendinitis. // Reactions Weekly;10/7/2006, Issue 1122, p5
The article reports on the results of a study conducted in Italy which showed that fluoroquinolone use seems to be associated with an increased risk of tendinitis. The effect of fluoroquinolone use was assessed on the risk of non-traumatic tendinitis. The use of corticosteroids and...
- The diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography in gluteal tendon tears - a systematic review. Westacott, Daniel J.; Minns, Jonathon I.; Foguet, Pedro // Hip International;2011, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p637
Gluteal tendon tears are one of the many pathologies causing pain around the greater trochanter that are often labelled as trochanteric bursitis. We systematically reviewed the peer-reviewed literature to establish the accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography in the diagnosis...
- Lower limb pain syndromes. Mahomed Ally, Mahmood Moosa Tar; Suleman, Farhana Ebrahim // CME: Continuing Medical Education;Aug2011, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p338
The article presents questions and answers related to lower limb pain syndromes, including causes of radicular pain, diagnosis and treatment of bursitis around the hip, and risk factors for Achilles tendon rupture.