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Finkelstein's Test

Aka: Finkelstein's Test, Finkelstein Test
  1. Definition
    1. Passive Stretching of extensor thumb tendons
  2. Indication
    1. De Quervain's Tenosynovitis assessment
  3. Technique
    1. Examiner braces wrist in ulnar deviation
    2. Examiner passively flexes thumb across palm
  4. Interpretation
    1. Dorsal thumb pain suggests De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

Finkelsteins test response (C0231669)

Concepts Finding (T033)
SnomedCT 4051006
English Finkelstein's test, finkelsteins test, finkelstein test, finkelstein's test, Finkelsteins test, Finkelsteins test response (observable entity), Finkelsteins test response
Spanish prueba de Finkelstein (entidad observable), prueba de Finkelstein, respuesta a la prueba de Finkelstein (entidad observable), respuesta a la prueba de Finkelstein
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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