De Quervain’S Syndrome

(De Quervain’s syndrome; washerwomen sprain) The de Quervain’s syndrome is a stenosing tenosynovitis the short extensor tendon (extensor pollicis brevis) and the long Abduktorensehne (abductor pollicis longus) of the thumb within the first Extensorenkompartiments. The de Quervain’s syndrome usually occurs at constant use of the wrist (z. B. when wringing out) and uncommon in RA patients. The main symptom is a sharp pain in the wrist and thumb, which is…

September 3, 2018