What surgical techniques can be used in the treatment of inflammatory flexor tenosynovitis?

Updated: Oct 25, 2017
  • Author: Mark R Foster, MD, PhD, FACS; Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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For inflammatory FT, extensive volar Brunner incisions are used. The diseased tenosynovium is excised, while the annular pulleys are carefully preserved.


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