Trigger thumb

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Trigger thumb

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Trigger thumb" returned 12 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy of sonographically guided intra-flexoral sheath corticosteroid injection in the treatment of trigger thumb.
 

Author(s): Mohsen Mardani Kivi, Farivar Abdullahzadeh Lahiji, Ali Babaei Jandaghi, Khashayar Saheb Ekhtiari, Keyvan Hashemi Motlagh

Journal: Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2012 ;46(5):346-52.

 

The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy of sonographically guided intra-flexoral sheath corticosteroid injection in the treatment of trigger thumb.

Last Updated: 27 Dec 2012

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The natural history of pediatric trigger thumb: a study with a minimum of five years follow-up.
 

Author(s): Goo Hyun Baek, Hyuk Jin Lee

Journal: Clin Orthop Surg. 2011 Jun;3(2):157-9.

 

Pediatric trigger thumb is due to deformed flexion of the interphalangeal joint. We previously reported that pediatric trigger thumb can spontaneously resolve in > 60% of patients at the median follow-up of 48 months. The purpose of this study was to determine whether there were any ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2011

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Percutaneous release of trigger thumb: do we really need steroid?
 

Author(s): Ismail Uras, Osman Yavuz

Journal: Int Orthop. 2007 Aug;31(4):577.

 

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2007

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The terms "Trigger thumb" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Study to outline the efficacy and illustrate techniques for steroid injection for trigger finger and thumb.
 

Author(s): S Akhtar, F D Burke

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 2006 Nov;82(973):763-6.

 

To outline the efficacy of a steroid injection in treating trigger finger. Our study defines the anatomy of the A1 pulley, and suggests methods for simple and safe flexor sheath injection for trigger finger and thumb.

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2006

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Management and referral for trigger finger/thumb.
 

Author(s): Sohail Akhtar, Mary J Bradley, David N Quinton, Frank D Burke

Journal: BMJ. 2005 Jul;331(7507):30-3.

 

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2005

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Study Comparing One Versus Two Cortisone Injections for Trigger Finger
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stenosing Tenosynovitis; Trigger Finger

 

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2014

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