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Hitchhiker thumb

Known as: Abducted thumb 
With the hand relaxed and the thumb in the plane of the palm, the axis of the thumb forms an angle of at least 90 degrees with the long axis of the… Expand
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2017
2017
Injury to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the first metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint is commonly seen after a fall on an… Expand
Review
2015
Review
2015
Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar and radial collateral ligament injuries occur frequently in the competitive athlete. Collateral… Expand
2012
2012
  • M. Al-Qattan
  • The Journal of hand surgery, European volume
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 42195415
Since 1994, the author has been treating irreparable radial nerve palsy with pronator teres to the extensor carpi radialis brevis… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
BACKGROUND Bennett fracture dislocation is an intra-articular fracture of the base of the first metacarpal with resultant… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
Injury to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the thumb metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint is a common entity encountered by the… Expand
2007
2007
During a 4-year period, a total of 784 wrists of 640 patients were treated using a modified Chow's extrabursal dual portal… Expand
2006
2006
  • Michael Sg Bell
  • The Canadian journal of plastic surgery = Journal…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 19585197
 
Review
2006
Review
2006
PURPOSE To determine if a consensus definition exists in the literature and among hand surgeons for Kaplan's cardinal line (KCL… Expand
2001
2001
The purpose of this study was to compare hydrodynamic characteristics of human hand models with the thumb abducted and the thumb… Expand
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2001
2001
Two cases of congenital isolated hypertrophy of the left upper limb with different hand deformities are described. A 4-year-old… Expand
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