Ligamentous hyperlaxity and dorsal wrist ganglions.

  title={Ligamentous hyperlaxity and dorsal wrist ganglions.},
  author={Kathleen E McKeon and Daniel A London and Daniel A. Osei and Richard H. Gelberman and Charles A. Goldfarb and Martin Israel Boyer and Ryan Patrick Calfee},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={38 11},
PURPOSE To determine whether symptomatic dorsal wrist ganglions are associated with generalized ligamentous hyperlaxity. METHODS Ninety-six patients (61 females) presenting to hand surgeons for a symptomatic dorsal wrist ganglions were prospectively enrolled in this case-control investigation. Beighton scores were calculated to quantify generalized… CONTINUE READING