Acute carpal tunnel syndrome caused by pigmented villonodular synovitis of the wrist

L. K. Chidgey, Robert M Szabo, D. A. Wiese

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An 89-year-old woman developed an acute carpal tunnel syndrome seondary to hemarthrosis associated with pigmented villonodular synovitis of the wrist. Pigmented villonodular synovitis is rare in a patient of this age and is an unusual cause of carpal tunnel syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)254-257
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Orthopaedics and Related Research
Issue number228
StatePublished - 1988


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

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