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Acquired Hand Deformities (28)
Acquired Hand Deformities
MeSH Search Term "Hand Deformities, Acquired"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code M21 [4] Other acquired deformities of limbs [Hand]
SNOMED-CT Term Acquired deformity of hand (disorder) Concept ID:66327008
OCOSH Code: D006227 66327008 M21 HD_AHD
Congenital Hand Deformities (117)
Congenital Hand Deformities
MeSH Search Term "Upper Extremity Deformities, Congenital"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code Q68.1 Congenital deformity of hand
SNOMED-CT Term Congenital anomaly of the hand (disorder) Concept ID: 34111000
OCOSH Code: D038062 34111000 Q68.1 HD_CHD

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Hand Infections eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1241803-overview

Hand infections can vary from routine problems (treated with oral antibiotics, immobilization, and limited incision and drainage)1 to catastrophic surgical emergencies (resulting in significant compromise of hand function). The purpose of this article is to provide a systematic approach to the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of hand infections.
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Hand Infections eMedicine Plastics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1285602-overview

Most hand infections are bacterial and are the result of minor wounds that have been neglected. Human bite wounds are the second most common cause of hand infections. Hematogenous spread of infection from other sites to the hand is rare but can occur. A complete history and physical examination is...
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Herpetic Whitlow eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/788056-overview

Herpetic whitlow is an intense painful infection of the hand involving 1 or more fingers that typically affects the terminal phalanx. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) is the cause in approximately 60% of cases of herpetic whitlow, and herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) is the cause in the remaining 40%.
Adamson...
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Interphalangeal Joint Arthritis eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1242107-overview

Osteoarthritis of the hand preferentially involves the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint and the carpometacarpal (CMC) joint of the thumb.1 The proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint is affected less commonly.
The term "osteoarthritis" has been used in the past to describe degenerative changes in the articular cartilage. However, a more descriptive term might...
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Lunotriquetral Instability

Location: http://www.davidlnelson.md/Lichtman_talk.htm

The first description of lunotriquetral instability was by Reagan, Linscheid, and Dobyns in their 1984 paper, Lunotriquetral Sprains. They classified triquetral injuries into sprains and dissociations. Sprains were defind as injuries that did not cause a displacement of the bones. Dissociations were a rupture of the lunotriquetral ligament. They built on...
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Mid Carpal Instability Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/mid_carpal_instability

type of non dissociative carpal instability; - capitolunate joint has high potential for instability, since it is mainly stabilized only by radiocapitate ligament (and captiotriquetral ligament, to a lesser degree); (see wrist ligaments); - may result from malreduced radial styloid frx, or any condition...
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Necrotizing Fasciitis Of The Upper Extremity

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/442910

Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Upper Extremity Resulting From a Water Moccasin Bite from Southern Medical Journal Posted 12/30/2002 Michael F. Angel, MD, Feng Zhang, MD, PhD, Matthew Jones, BS, James Henderson, MD, Stanley W. Chapman, MD Abstract and Introduction Abstract Aeromonas hydrophila infection has been described as the cause of necrotizing fasciitis in patients with...
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OrthoBullets Hand Surgery Section

Location: http://www.orthobullets.com/hand/6001/motion-of-the-fingers

Topics in Hand Surgery displayed in the left hand panel. Initial topic Movements of the Metacarpophalangeal and Interphalangeal joints of the fingers.
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Paronychia eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/785158-overview

A paronychia is a superficial infection of epithelium lateral to the nail plate. The acute painful purulent infection is most frequently caused by staphylococci. The patient's condition and discomfort are markedly improved by a simple drainage procedure.
A paronychial infection usually starts in the lateral nail fold. Occasionally, the infection includes...
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TÉNOSYNOVITES DU POIGNET TRAITEMENT CHIRURGICAL

Location: http://www.maitrise-orthop.com/corpusmaitri/orthopaedic/114_leviet/leviet.shtml

Well illustrated article on tenosynovitis of the wrist. In French
D Le Viet Maîtrise Orthopédique n°114 - Mai 2002
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Tumor- Pyogenic Granuloma

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/img00063.htm

Pyogenic granuloma is a benign vascular tumor arising in the skin or mucous membranes. In the hand, it presents as a rapidly growing friable painless tumor which bleeds easily. It is usually attached by a stalk having a smaller diameter than the visible mass. Treatment is curettage and then cautery...
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Tumor- Reactive fibroosseous pseudotumor of the palm

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Reactive fibroosseous pseudotumor may resemble a soft tissue malignancy, but is a benign process, similar to myositis ossificans.
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Ulnar Artery Thrombosis A 6-Year Experience

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/423211

Thrombosis of the ulnar artery can be a cause of significant morbidity. Most often a consequence of blunt trauma to the hypothenar eminence of the hand, it may be attributable to one traumatic event or to repetitive insults. Surgery is often required. We reviewed the presentation and diagnosis of ulnar...
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Ulnar Impaction Syndrome MyPACS

Location: http://www.mypacs.net/cases/ULNA-IMPACTION-SYNDROME-4814654.html

Ulnar variance refers to the relative lengths of the radius and ulna, specifically with regard to adjoining articular surfaces of the distal ulna and radius.� The styloid (or lateral) side of the radius normally projects more distal than does the ulna; however the distal radial articular surface is normally tilted...
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