TITLE

de Quervain's tenosynovitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "de Quervain's tenosynovitis" is presented. De Quervain's tenosynovitis refers to chronic tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis muscles. The term originates from the Swiss surgeon Fritz de Quervain. The definition is taken from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21225280

 

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