Ligamentous injuries of the wrist.

@article{Tanaka2008LigamentousIO,
  title={Ligamentous injuries of the wrist.},
  author={Toshikazu Tanaka and Shuhei Ogino and Hiroshi Yoshioka},
  journal={Seminars in musculoskeletal radiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={
          359-77
        }
}
The purpose of this review is to summarize ligamentous injury of the wrist. Triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC), scapholunate ligament (SLL), and lunotriquetral ligament (LTL) are crucial to wrist stability. Damage to these ligaments causes changes in bone alignment and altered motion pattern. This may cause pain and eventually osteoarthritis. Imaging techniques of the wrist include conventional arthrography, computed tomography (CT) arthrography, conventional magnetic resonance imaging… CONTINUE READING

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