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Spontaneous wrist fusion: an unusual complication of Kienböck's disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15680556     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of spontaneous wrist fusion occurring in a patient with magnetic resonance image (MRI)-proven stage 1 Kienböck's disease. The purpose of this case report is to make hand surgeons aware of this potential finding and to alert hand surgeons and radiologists that diffuse MRI changes of the lunate may not necessarily be pathognomonic for Kienböck's disease.
Authors:
Jeffrey E Budoff; David M Lichtman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of hand surgery     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0363-5023     ISO Abbreviation:  J Hand Surg Am     Publication Date:  2005 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-01-31     Completed Date:  2005-06-09     Revised Date:  2009-06-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7609631     Medline TA:  J Hand Surg Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  59-64     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, 6550 Fannin, #2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Ankylosis / pathology,  physiopathology*,  surgery
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Osteonecrosis / pathology,  physiopathology*,  surgery
Osteotomy
Pain / physiopathology,  surgery
Radius / surgery
Wrist Joint / pathology,  physiopathology*,  surgery

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