The Diagnoses category provides Diagnostic, evaluation, treatment, splinting and symptom information about a variety of diagnoses. If you want more information on a particular diagnosis, you are in the right place.
Do you know the difference between an Electromyography (EMG) and a Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) Study?
Do you know the difference between an Electromyography (EMG) and a Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) Study? The term nerve test is usually a broad term that typically indicates both an Electromyography (EMG) and a Nerve…Read post »
Dupuytren’s disease affects the fascia of the hand. It is relatively common to encounter patients with Dupuytren’s condition, even if that is not the primary reason you are treating the patient. Patients often present with…Read post »
Conservative Management of Pediatric Monteggia Fractures Monteggia fractures in children comprise approximately 2% of pediatric elbow fractures and involve a fracture of the proximal ulna with dislocation of the radial head (Fig. 1). The primary…Read post »
Mechanism of Interneural Edema Over the last few weeks I have been learning about ultrasonic imaging and carpal tunnel syndrome. When reviewing carpal tunnel syndrome, I learned that interneural edema is a common sign of…Read post »
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