Dorsal longitudinal scan of PIP joint
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The patient sits, hand pronated, arm supported. The probe is placed longitudinally on the dorsum of the proximal interphalangeal joint. Extensor tendon, head of proximal phalynx and base of middle phalynx are clearly visualised.
Dorsal longitudinal scan of DIP joint
Watch our video of the dorsal longitudinal hand scan of the DIP joint. The finger nail and nailbed, middle phalynx and base of distal phalynx are visualised.
Hand and wrist pain
Hand and wrist pain is very common and usually doesn’t have a serious cause. Learn about treatments, exercises and other ways to manage hand and wrist pain.