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Trigger Finger Disorder

Known as: finger triggered, finger trigger, fingers trigger 
A painful disability in the hand affecting the finger or thumb. It is caused by mechanical impingement of the digital flexor tendons as they pass… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Objective There is no consensus on the essential diagnostic criteria for diagnosing a trigger point (TrP). In fact, a variety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The incidence of small, localised, well-differentiated prostate cancer (PCa) is increasing, mainly as a result of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To apply ultrasound (US) imaging techniques to better describe the characteristics of myofascial trigger points (MTrPs… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Stenosing tenosynovitis, or trigger finger, is an entity seen commonly by hand surgeons. This problem generally is caused by a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Oscillations in local field potentials in the β-frequency band (13-35 Hz) are a pervasive feature of human and nonhuman primate… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Trigger points are discrete, focal, hyperirritable spots located in a taut band of skeletal muscle. They produce pain locally and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Myofascial trigger points (TPs) are found among patients who have neck and upper back pain. The purpose of… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A comparative prospective study of 120 adult diabetics (60 insulin dependent, 60 non-insulin dependent) and 120 non-diabetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
S-shaped force transducers were developed for measurement of the forces along intact tendons. After calibration, the transducers… Expand
Review
1977
Review
1977
&NA; Trigger points associated with myofascial and visceral pains often lie within the areas of referred pain but many are… Expand
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