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[Enchondroma of the distal phalanx].
Enchondroma is the most frequent benign tumor in hand bones. It occasionally occurs in the distal phalanx of the fingers; it is usually an asymptomatic lesion, but pain may occur when it isExpand
[Inclusion bone cyst in the distal phalanx. Report of three cases].
UNLABELLED Inclusion bone cysts are cysts of an epidermal lineage containing keratin. They are commonly found in the subcutaneous tissue, occasionally in intratendinous, subungueal or intraosseousExpand
[Glomus tumor of the hand].
BACKGROUND Glomus type of tumors are benign tumors of the hand phalanges. Their most frequent location is the nail bed. The diagnosis requires a certain index of suspicion and is usually a clinicalExpand
[Sir Alfred Poland (1820-1872)].
Este artículo puede ser consultado en versión completa en http://www.medigraphic.com/actaortopedica Cirujano inglés nacido en Blackheath, Londres. Cursó su educación básica en París y Frankfurt.Expand
[Joint surface resection with a minimally invasive dorsal approach for arthrodesis of the distal interphalangeal joint].
Degenerative joint disease of the distal interphalangeal joint of the fingers precedes its occurrence in all the remaining regions of the body and produces major disability. We describe a distalExpand
[William Heberden (1710-1801)].
Este articulo puede ser consultado en version completa en http:// www.medigraphic.com/actaortopedica William Heberden (Figura 1) nacio en Londres en 1710, su padre era mesonero, sus primeros estudiosExpand
[Augusta Marie Dejerine-Klumpke].
[Dislocation of the extensor tendons of the hand at the metacarpo-phalangeal level (zone V of Verdan)].
MATERIAL AND METHODS Traumatic dislocation of the extensor tendon over the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint is a rare lesion that is caused by the dysfunction or rupture of the sagittal band, which isExpand