tenosynovitis


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ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

 (tĕn′ō-sĭn′ə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a tendon sheath.

tenosynovitis

(ˈtɛnəʊˌsaɪnəʊˈvaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) painful swelling and inflammation of tendons, usually of the wrist, often the result of repetitive movements such as typing

ten•o•syn•o•vi•tis

(ˌtɛn oʊˌsɪn əˈvaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tendon sheath, as from trauma, repeated strain, or disease.
[1885–90]

tenosynovitis

Inflammation of the sheath around a tendon caused by rheumatism or bacterial infection.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tenosynovitis - inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath
synovitis - inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint; results in pain and swelling
tendinitis, tendonitis, tenonitis - inflammation of a tendon
Translations

ten·o·syn·o·vi·tis

n. tenosinovitis, infl. de la capa del tendón.

tenosynovitis

n tenosinovitis f
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Entheseal inflammation or tenosynovitis, however, can be acutely painful despite a relative absence of clinical signs of swelling or joint limitation.
DE QUERVAIN TENOSYNOVITIS It is also known as Blackberry thumb or gamer's thumb.
Ultrasound illustrated biceps tenosynovitis and trochanteric bursitis bilaterally, and increased suprapatellar fluid in right knee (Figure 1).
1) Using this system, this rooster's infection would be graded as a class IV pododermatitis (an infection of the deep, vital structures, producing tenosynovitis, arthritis, and/ or osteomyelitis, but retaining pedal function), carrying a guarded to poor prognosis for return to normal function.
On the contrary--walking for longer periods of time or far distances is hard on the body's support structures: feet and ankles can swell or become sore over longer distances, and tired walkers can twist an ankle, develop tendonitis and tenosynovitis, or rupture an Achilles tendon.
In addition to local abscesses, a hand bite from a domestic animal puts one at risk for deep space infections, pyogenic flexor tenosynovitis, septic arthritis, and osteomyelitis.
She reported continuous pain in the left knee and wrists and multiple tenosynovitis on flexors and extensors of the fingers (Figure).
In the differential diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome cervical disc protrusion, syringomyelia, cervical costa syndrome, scalenus anticus syndrome, De Quervain tenosynovitis and amyloid neuropathy in Rukavina type should be kept in mind [3].
The most common complication here is abscess formation and tenosynovitis.
Tenosynovitis is inflammation of the sheath of tissues that surrounds a tendon.
While most cases of tenosynovitis are due to overuse/degenerative changes, other etiologies such as gout, rheumatoid arthritis, amyloidosis, septic and mycobacterial tenosynovitis and sarcoidosis remain in the differential diagnosis.
As many as 50 percent of persons with unilateral upper-limb amputations reported OIs within 2-5 yr postinjury for diagnoses such as epicondylitis, tenosynovitis, trigger finger, and carpal tunnel syndrome [6].