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Case 14416

Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome

Author(s)
Fatmah Al Zeyoudi, Anurag Jain Radiology Specialist

Radiology department, SKMC; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Email:falzeyoudi@SEHA.ae
 
Patient
male, 36 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Left hand radiograph

    Left hand radiograph shows normal radiograph.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Longitudinal US

    Longitudinal Doppler ultrasound demonstrate thrombus of ulnar artery distal to the Guyon's canal. The thrombosed wall appears thickened.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Axial view
     

    Transverse Doppler ultrasound demonstrates non compressible ulnar artery distal to Guyon's canal and its 4th digit branch, consistent with thrombus formation.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;

    Transverse Doppler ultrasound demonstrates non compressible ulnar artery distal to Guyon's canal and its 4th digit branch, consistent with thrombus formation.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
Left hand radiograph shows normal radiograph.
 
Longitudinal Doppler ultrasound demonstrate thrombus of ulnar artery distal to the Guyon's canal. The thrombosed wall appears thickened.
 
Transverse Doppler ultrasound demonstrates non compressible ulnar artery distal to Guyon's canal and its 4th digit branch, consistent with thrombus formation.
 
Transverse Doppler ultrasound demonstrates non compressible ulnar artery distal to Guyon's canal and its 4th digit branch, consistent with thrombus formation.
 
 
 
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