tenosynovitis: Definition from Answers.com.
synonyms: DeQuarvain's ICD-9. 727.04 DeQuarvain's Etiology / Epidemiology / Natural History. Stenosing tenosynovitis of the 1st dorsal compartment of wrist. Synovitis is the medical term for inflammation of the synovial membrane. This membrane lines joints which possess cavities, known as synovial joints. Two of the main tendons to the thumb pass through a tunnel (or series of pulleys) located on the thumb side of the wrist.
De Quervain's tenosynovitis – MayoClinic.com.
Library > Literature Language > Dictionary ( tĕn ' ō-sĭn ' ə-vī ' tĭs ) n. Inflammation of a tendon sheath. Se nombra después de Suizo cirujano Fritz de Quervain quién primero lo identificó adentro 1895.
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