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Tendon Entrapment (Stenosing Tenosynovitis) Summary

Description: Narrowing or stenosis of a tendon's retinacular sheath. It occurs most often in the hand or wrist but can also be found in the foot or ankle. The most common types are DE QUERVAIN DISEASE and TRIGGER FINGER DISORDER.

Also Known As: Stenosing Tenosynovitis; Tenosynovitis, Stenosing; Tenovaginitis, Stenosing; Entrapment, Tendon; Entrapments, Tendon Show All >>

Networked: 14 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tendon Entrapment

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 2 results : FDA 168 Generic
  2. Plastics : 1 result : IBA
  3. Methylprednisolone : 1 result : FDA 18 Generic
  4. Recurrent trigger thumb : 1 result : IBA
  5. Pain-Free : 1 result : IBA
  6. polyphosphonate : 1 result : IBA
  7. ametantrone (HAQ) : 1 result : IBA
  8. methylprednisolone acetate (Depo-Medrol) : 1 result : FDA 17 Generic

Diseases Related to Tendon Entrapment

  1. Rupture
  2. Osteoporosis
  3. Infection
  4. Bacterial Infections (Bacterial Infection)
  5. Abscess

Key Therapies for Tendon Entrapment

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  1. Injections : 1 study in 4 results
  2. Splints : 2 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 result
  5. Debridement : 1 result

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