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Mannerfelt Syndrome eMedicine Orthopedics

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Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1245671-overview

Description: Mannerfelt syndrome refers to rupture of the flexor pollicis longus tendon from attrition caused by a bony spur in the carpal tunnel.
Synonyms and related keywords: Mannerfelt lesion, flexor pollicis longus tendon rupture, flexor tendon rupture, rheumatoid arthritis lesion
Danikas & Neumeister 2003 Updated 2008

Type: Reference Material
Author/Contact: Danikas, Neumeister
Institution: eMedicine
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Language: English

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Added: Thu Apr 03 2008
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