Hypothenar transverse scan
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The patient sits, hand supinated, arm supported. The transducer is placed transversely over the ulnar aspect at the base of the hypothenar eminence. Skin and subcutaneous tissues, abductor digiti minimi muscle and underlying fifth metacarpal shaft are visualised.
Lateral longitudinal MCP joint scan
Watch a video of the lateral longitudinal MCP joint scan of the hand. See the metacarpal head and base of proximal phalynx from the metacarpophalangeal joint.
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.