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Forearm Fractures Treatment in Singapore

Table of Contents Introduction Anatomy Causes Types Symptoms Evaluation Treatment for Forearm Fractures in Singapore Rehabilitation Complications Summary Further Reading Introduction Orthopaedic surgeons refer to fractures of the forearm as those fractures that occur in the middle section (shaft) of the forearm bones. Fractures that involve the upper end of the forearm are discussed under …

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Dupuytren’s Contracture

Dupuytren’s Contracture Treatment in Singapore

Table of Contents Dupuytren’s contracture Causes, incidence, and risk factors Symptoms Signs and tests Treatment Expectations (prognosis) Complications Calling your health care provider Prevention Dupuytren’s contracture Dupuytren’s contracture is a painless thickening and contracture of tissue beneath the skin on the palm of the hand and fingers. Causes, incidence, and risk factors The cause is …

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Muscles controlling the fingers – Resisted extension of each finger separately

Positioning and procedure The subject presents his hand palm downwards. The examiner stabilizes the wrist with one hand. With the other, he applies resistance to the distal phalanx of each finger respectively. Common mistakes None. Anatomical structures tested: Muscle function: Extension of the index finger: Extensor indicis proprius Tendon to the index finger of the …

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