Lateral longitudinal PIP joint scan
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The patient sits, hand pronated, arm supported. The transducer is placed longitudinally on the lateral aspect of the proximal interphalangeal joint. Proximal phalynx and middle phalynx are visualised. This view is used to study for erosions.
Medial longitudinal PIP joint scan
Watch a video of the medial longitudinal PIP joint scan. The transducer is placed longitudinally on the medial aspect of the proximal interphalangeal 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.