The effect of dorsally angulated distal radius fractures on distal radioulnar joint congruency and forearm rotation.
What does DRUJ stand for?
DRUJ stands for Distal Radioulnar Joint
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Peripheral tear of the triangular fibrocartilage: Depiction with MR arthrography of the distal radioulnar joint.
According to the data obtained in this present study, median nerve cross-sectional area was observed to be increased in only 19% of the patients at the distal radioulnar joint level, in 33% of the patients at the level of the pisiform and in 18% of the patients at the level of the hamate hook.
46) A shortened radius increases the strain on the TFCC, which may result in distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) instability.
Topics in hand surgery are represented by a characterization of the distal radioulnar joint and a review of the treatment of ulnar collateral ligament injuries to the thumb.
The distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) has been extensively studied; however, much debate remains concerning its stabilizing elements.
The TFCC plays an important role in load bearing across the wrist as well as in distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) stabilization.
The distal radioulnar joint and interosseous membrane should also be evaluated for tenderness to exclude an Essex Lopresti injury variant.