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A rare case of primary tuberculous tenosynovitis in a young patient with an acute history

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We present a rare case of primary tuberculous tenosynovitis in a young patient with an acute history of non-penetrating traumatic injury. The patient had recently visited Pakistan and presented with sudden onset pain at the base of their right fifth digit after trying to catch a cricket ball. A provisional diagnosis of haematoma was made; however, ultrasonography revealed a mass attached to the A2 pulley. Surgical excision followed by histological examination and culture identified Mycobacter...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1142/s0218810417720066

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0000-0003-0969-3715
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Subgroup:
Botnar Research Centre
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Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific Volume) Journal website
Volume:
22
Issue:
1
Pages:
111-113
Publication date:
2017-02-16
Acceptance date:
2016-05-08
DOI:
EISSN:
2424-8363
ISSN:
2424-8355
Pubs id:
pubs:684186
URN:
uri:2d457efb-ad5c-407f-a24e-22f5345e1065
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uuid:2d457efb-ad5c-407f-a24e-22f5345e1065
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pubs:684186
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English
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