Brenda. Age: 24.
Article by J. They pass through a tunnel near the end of the radius bone of the forearm. The tunnel helps hold the tendons in place, like the guide on a fishing pole. This tunnel is lined with a slippery coating called tenosynovium.
Nyla. Age: 20.
Upper Limb Orthotics/De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
Hand surgeon John M. This is a type of tendonitis in the wrist whose nickname comes from the fact that the condition is common in caregivers of young children. The tendonitis causes pain on the thumb side of the wrist and is worse with movement of the thumb.
Rowan. Age: 20.
de Quervain Tenosynovitis
This content has been translated automatically. If you have suffered any type of injury or surgery to the wrist area, you should keep it as long as possible protected and immobilized. Intex thumb abductor wrist splint is a comfortable band made of elastic fabric, and removable side splint, which will always protect the wrist during recovery.
A case study approach was utilized in this article to demonstrate many of the available medical and occupational therapy modalities to treat this condition. Conservative care involved anti-inflammatory medication and corticosteroid injections as well as occupational therapy to include splinting, activity modification, modalities, manual treatment, and therapeutic exercise. At that point, surgery was discussed and performed to release the first dorsal compartment as well as the sub-compartment.