What is the first-line therapy for trigger finger (TF)?

Updated: Apr 26, 2021
  • Author: Satishchandra Kale, MD, MBBS, MBA, MCh(Orth), FRCS(Edin), FRCS(Tr&Orth); Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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In an uncomplicated case of trigger digit, the first-line therapy is still generally agreed to be injection into the tendon sheath, with surgical release of the A1 pulley as second-line treatment.


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