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Carpal Ligament Instability eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic380.htm

The human wrist joint is a complex arrangement of small bones and ligaments that form a mobile yet stable link from the powerful forearm to the hand. The normally functioning carpus can position the hand precisely relative to the forearm and provides remarkably stable transmission of forces. Motion and stability...
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VuMedi Webinars on Scapholunate Ligament Surgery

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Free Registration for webinars on scapholunate surgery problems and techniques.
  • The RASL Procedure: Reduction and Association of the Scaphoid and Lunate
  • Vascularized Bone Graft For Advanced Kienbock Disease
  • Scapholunate Ligament Repair
  • ARASL: Arthroscopic RASL procedure
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SLAC Scapholunate Advanced Collapse eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic553.htm

Scapholunate advanced collapse (SLAC) of the wrist is the most common pattern of degenerative arthritis in the wrist. Watson and Ballet coined the term SLAC wrist in 1984. Findings of bilateral SLAC wrist on a prehistoric skeleton provide paleopathological evidence of the existence of this disease 7000 years ago. The...
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Wrist gouty arthritis presenting as scaphoid erosions with scapholunate ligament disruption

Location: http://smj.sma.org.sg/4908/4908cr3.pdf

We report a 43-year-old man who presented with features of acute wrist inflammation with scapholunate dissociation. Radiologically, erosions were noted in the proximal pole of the scaphoid. The patient underwent wrist arthrotomy, exploration and washout with intraoperative bacterial cultures and histology specimens were obtained. Histological analysis revealed the diagnosis of...
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Scapholunate instability following dorsal wrist ganglion excision

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1888770/

Ganglions on the dorsum of the wrist have been shown to originate from the scapholunate joint, often with direct attachment to the scapholunate interosseous ligament (SLIL). It has long been recognized that nonsurgical techniques for the treatment of dorsal wrist ganglia are unreliable with a high recurrence rate. Surgical intervention...
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Radial Styloid Fractures Wheeless

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

Chauffeur's Fracture: Radial Styloid Fractures
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radial styloid fractures most commonly occur from tension forces sustained during ulnar deviation and supination of the wrist;
strong radiocarpal ligament, particularly radioscaphocapitate ligament, avulse radial styloid from metaphysis of the radius;
ligamentous attachments maintains alignment radial styloid to carpus, but styloid may be markedly displaced from...
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2007 Wrist Arthroscopy eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1241370-overview

Surgical visualization by means of arthroscopy has revolutionized orthopedics by allowing direct treatment of intra-articular pathology. Wrist arthroscopy evolved from the successful application of arthroscopy in larger joints. The wrist is a complex joint that continues to challenge clinicians. This joint consists of 8 carpal bones, multiple articular surfaces with extrinsic...
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