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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2008;13(2):139-140.
Published online June 1, 2008.
Trigger Finger after Closed Partial Rupture of Flexor Digitorum Superficialis of 5th Finger -ACase Report -
Jae Hoon Lee, Boo Kyung Kwon
5수지 천수지 굴곡건의 폐쇄성 부분 파열 후 발생한 방아쇠 수지 - 증례 보고 -
이재훈, 권부경
Abstract
We report a rare case of trigger finger caused by an old closed partial rupture of the flexor digitorum superficialis. One thirds of 5th finger flexor digitorum superficialis was ruptured after rotation and hyperextension injury of 5th finger and changed to fibrous flap. This flap caused triggering under A1 pulley. The patient was managed by incising the A1 pulley and trimming ruptured partial tendon flap.
 


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