Results of 189 wrist replacements.
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Retired Consultant, Hand and Microsurgery Section, Orthopaedic Department , Rikshospitalet, Oslo , Norway.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Acta orthopaedica
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22248168
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17453674.2011.652894
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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
Injuries to the wrist or the wrist joint.
The articulations extending from the WRIST distally to the FINGERS. These include the WRIST JOINT; CARPAL JOINTS; METACARPOPHALANGEAL JOINT; and FINGER JOINT.
Prosthetic replacements for arms, legs, and parts thereof.
Devices, usually alloplastic, surgically inserted into or onto the jawbone, which support a single prosthetic tooth and serve either as abutments or as cosmetic replacements for missing teeth.
Disease involving the ULNAR NERVE from its origin in the BRACHIAL PLEXUS to its termination in the hand. Clinical manifestations may include PARESIS or PARALYSIS of wrist flexion, finger flexion, thumb adduction, finger abduction, and finger adduction. Sensation over the medial palm, fifth finger, and ulnar aspect of the ring finger may also be impaired. Common sites of injury include the AXILLA, cubital tunnel at the ELBOW, and Guyon's canal at the wrist. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1995, Ch51 pp43-5)