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Ultrasound of local complications in hand surgery: a pictorial essay

Published inJournal of Ultrasound, vol. 23, no. 3, p. 349-362
Publication date2020
Abstract

Early detection of local complications (venipuncture complications, nerve lesions, infections, arthritis, and tenosynovitis, tendon adhesions and re-tears, complications related to orthopaedic hardware) after hand surgery is required for prompt treatment. Ultrasound has proven to be a valuable imaging modality for detecting and assessing a variety of disorders of the wrist and hand. The purpose of this pictorial essay is to present a wide range of complications after wrist and hand surgery assessed by ultrasound.

Keywords
  • Hand surgery
  • Hand surgery local complications
  • Local complications
  • Ultrasound
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BIANCHI, Stefano, BEAULIEU, Jean-Yves, POLETTI, Pierre-Alexandre Alois. Ultrasound of local complications in hand surgery: a pictorial essay. In: Journal of Ultrasound, 2020, vol. 23, n° 3, p. 349–362. doi: 10.1007/s40477-020-00457-8
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