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De Quervain Disease Summary

Description: Stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons in the first dorsal wrist compartment. The presenting symptoms are usually pain and tenderness at the radial styloid. The cause is almost always related to OVERUSE INJURY or is associated with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.

Also Known As: De Quervain Stenosing Tenosynovitis; De Quervain's Disease; De Quervains Disease; Disease, De Quervain; Stenosing Tenosynovitis, De Quervain

Networked: 34 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 5 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for De Quervain Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Triamcinolone (Aristocort) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 5 results : FDA 27
  2. nimesulide (Aulin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  3. Cortisone : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  4. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 168 Generic
  5. Triamcinolone Acetonide (Azmacort) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 135 Generic
  6. Technetium (Technetium 99m) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Tablets : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 50 Generic
  9. Steroids : 2 results : IBA
  10. Collagen : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to De Quervain Disease

  1. De Quervain Disease
  2. Ulnar Neuropathies (Ulnar Neuropathy)
  3. Tenosynovitis
  4. Metaplasia
  5. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Key Therapies for De Quervain Disease

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  1. Splints : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results
  2. Surgical Decompression : 1 outcome in 3 results
  3. Decompression : 5 results
  4. Injections : 4 results
  5. Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) : 1 result
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