Tendon entrapment in distal radius fractures.

  title={Tendon entrapment in distal radius fractures.},
  author={Masato Okazaki and Kenichi Tazaki and Toshiyasu Nakamura and Yoshiaki Toyama and Kazuki Sato},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery, European volume},
  volume={34 4},
We retrospectively defined the rate and clinical features of tendon entrapment in 693 consecutive patients with 701 distal radius fractures treated in a single hospital. Eight extensor tendons and one flexor tendon were entrapped. All fractures with extensor tendon entrapment were palmarly displaced (Smith type) or epiphyseal. Flexor tendon entrapment was… CONTINUE READING