Hand Surgery

Many topics in orthopedic hand surgery. Bone, tendons, ligaments and wrist conditions of the hand.


 Radial Nerve Entrapment

Radial Nerve Entrapment

A number of radial nerve entrapments are recognized and are named according to the location at which they… Read More
 Pronator Teres Syndrome

Pronator Teres Syndrome

Pronator Teres Syndrome (PTS) is a compression of the median nerve in the arm/ forearm. It's more common… Read More
 Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome is the second most common compression neuropathy of upper extremity, where the ulnar nerve is… Read More
 Dupuytren Contracture

Dupuytren Contracture

Dupuytren contracture is a painless, but progressive flexion contracture of the fingers caused by a benign fibroproliferative disorder. Read More
 De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons at… Read More
 Trigger Finger (Stenosing tenosynovitis)

Trigger Finger (Stenosing tenosynovitis)

Trigger Finger (Stenosing tenosynovitis) is an inflammatory condition that narrowing the retinacular sheath of the tendon, and therefor leads… Read More
 Flexor Tendon Injury of the Hand

Flexor Tendon Injury of the Hand

Flexor tendon injury is among the most common cases represent to the Emergency Room, and it's usually due… Read More
 Extensor Tendon Injury of the Hand

Extensor Tendon Injury of the Hand

Extensor tendon injury of the Hand is among the most common presented injuries to the ER. The most… Read More
 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What is the Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is the most common upper extremity compression neuropathy that… Read More
 SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

What is SNAC and SLAC of the wrist stands for? 1. SLAC of the wrist: SLAC stands for… Read More

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Thomas Test

Thomas Test (or as it called Hugh Owen Thomas well leg raising test) is used to measure the…

What is SLAP Lesion?

What is SLAP Lesion? SLAP Lesion is the abbreviation of Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior tears in…

Durkan Test

Durkan Test or as it called the carpal compression test is used to test for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome…

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) generally includes subluxation (partial dislocation) of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and…

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

What is SNAC and SLAC of the wrist stands for? 1. SLAC of the wrist: SLAC stands for…

Green Classification of Trigger finger

What is the Green Classification of Trigger finger? Trigger finger is a Stenosing tenosynovitis caused by inflammation of…

Ankle Anatomy

The ankle anatomy is a complex hinged synovial joint that is formed by three bones: the tibia, the…

Maudsley Test

Maudsley Test (or tennis elbow test) is used for lateral epicondylitis of the elbow joint, also known as ”Tennis…

Brachial Plexus Anatomy

The brachial plexus Anatomy is a complicated network of nerves arises from the anterior rami of the cervical…

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons at…