Acute calcific tendinitis of the wrist.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Acute calcific tendinitis, a benign and self-limiting inflammatory condition commonly seen in the shoulder, is also described in many other tendons, including those in the hand and wrist. When involving the wrist, acute calcific tendinitis is often misdiagnosed and mistaken for infection. OBJECTIVE We present this case to increase familiarity… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2012.08.028

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