Percutaneous Release for Trigger Thumbs in Children: Improvements of the Technique and Results of 31 Thumbs


SEVENCAN A. , İNAN U. , KÖSE N. , Omeroglu H., Seber S.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, cilt.30, sa.7, ss.705-709, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/bpo.0b013e3181efb90e
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.705-709

Özet

Purpose: Trigger thumb is a relatively uncommon condition in children. If it occurs or persists after 1 year of age, surgical release is the most traditional treatment method. The aim of this prospective study is to describe a technique for the percutaneous release of trigger thumb and to assess the clinical outcome of the presented technique in the pediatric age group.