mallet finger causes

Mallet Finger : Causes,Symptoms & Treatment

Mallet Finger: A mallet finger is a deformity of the finger caused by an extensor tendon injury where it attaches to the finger bone (distal phalanx).This results in the inability to extend the fingertip without[...]

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Trigger Finger Causes

Trigger Finger : Causes,Symptoms & Treatment

Trigger Finger: Trigger finger is characterized by snapping or locking of the involved flexor tendon of the finger, associated with pain and dysfunction. When the tendon sheath becomes inflamed, it can make movement difficult and[...]

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Dupuytren's Contracture

Dupuytren’s Contracture : Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

Dupuytren’s Contracture: Dupuytren’s contracture is a condition that affects the hands and fingers. A Dupuytren’s contracture is a localized formation of an abnormal thickening of the scar tissue just beneath the skinDupuytren’s contracture is ordinarily[...]

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Skier's-Gamekeeper's Thumb

Skier’s Thumb:Causes,Symptoms,Grade & Treatment

Skier’s Thumb: Skier’s thumb, also identified as Gamekeeper’s thumb, is an injury to the ulnar collateral ligament positioned in the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint where the thumb joins the hand.The ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the[...]

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De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis : Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis: De Quervain’s tenosynovitis is a painful situation that affects tendons where they run within a tunnel on the thumb side of the wrist.De Quervain’s tenosynovitis, will apparently hurt when you turn wrist,[...]

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Cubital Tunnel Syndrome : Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Cubital tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the ulnar nerve where it passes the inside edge of the elbow. Cubital tunnel syndrome is the second common compression neuropathy in the upper[...]

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torticollis symptoms

Torticollis:Causes,Symptoms,Types & Treatment

Torticollis: Torticollis is disorders that exhibit flexion, extension, or twisting of the neck muscles beyond their normal position. The condition can either develop slowly if you have a family history of the disorder, or direct from[...]

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syndrome of thoracic outlet

Cervical Rib(Thoracic Outlet Syndrome):Overview,Diagnosis & Treatment

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: A cervical rib is a rudimentary(extra) rib which appears from the seventh cervical vertebra. It is a congenital abnormality located on the right, left, or on both sides above the normal first[...]

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Biceps Tendonitis: Causes,Symptoms,Diagnosis & Treatment

Biceps Tendonitis: Biceps tendonitis is inflammation in the long head of the biceps tendon that attaches the top of the biceps muscle to the shoulder. Pain in the front of the shoulder and weakness are[...]

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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome : Symptoms,Causes,Diagnosis & Treatment

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome: Shoulder impingement syndrome is a condition where rotator cuff tendons of the shoulders are intermittently trapped and compressed during shoulder movements. Shoulder impingement syndrome, also called subacromial impingement, painful arc syndrome, supraspinatus[...]

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