FOREIGN BODY IN THE EXTENSOR TENDON SHEATH


Ozdemir A., ERGÜN S. , Karaaltin M. V. , YILDIZ K. , Duygu C.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.77, no.2, pp.26-28, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 77 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.26-28

Abstract

Foreign body is rarely seen in tendon sheaths. An unusual case of embedded metallic foreign body in the right extensor pollicis longus tendon sheath that induced symptoms mimicking De-Quervain's disease was cured after surgical removal of the foreign body and reported here.