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Interphalangeal

Appendix A ICD-9-CM and CPT Code Tables

... when performed 27814 Open treatment of bimalleolar ankle fracture (e. g. Lateral and medial malleoli or lateral and posterior malleoli, or medial and posterior malleoli), includes internal fixation, when performed 27870 Arthrodesis, ankle, open 28285 Correction, hammertoe (e. g., interphalangeal ...

Heberden's Nodes

These patients all had documented cases of gout involving the distal interphalangeal joints of the hands, and in the 3 patients on whom aspirations were performed, negatively birefringent crystals were observed in the joint aspirate, consistent with gout.

Finger Sprain

Loma Linda University and University of Pacific Doctorate in Physical Therapy Programs Joe Godges DPT, MA, OCS 1 Finger Sprain ICD-9: 842.13 interphalangeal joint sprain Description: Violent overstretching of one or more ligaments that hold the finger joints together.

CIGNA MEDICAL COVERAGE POLICY

• mild deformity: no fixed contracture at the metatarsophalangeal or proximal interphalangeal joints • moderate deformity: a fixed flexion contracture at the proximal interphalangeal joint and no extension contracture at the metatarsophalangeal joint • severe deformity: a fixed flexion contracture at ...

F RACTURE D ISLOCATIONS OF THE P ROXIMAL I NTERPHALANGEAL ...

FRACTURE DISLOCATIONS OF THE PROXIMAL INTERPHALANGEAL JOINT BY RICHARD KANG, MD, AND PETER J. STERN, MD Fracture dislocations of the proximal interphalangeal joint may occur by several

The relationship between the extensor tendonenthesis and the ...

The relationship between the extensor tendonenthesis and the nail in distal interphalangeal joint disease in psoriatic arthritis—ahigh-resolution MRI and histological study A. L. Tan 1, M. Benjamin 2, H. Toumi 2, A. J. Grainger 3, S. F. Tanner 4, P. Emery 1 and D. McGonagle 1,5 Objectives.

MUSCULOSKELETAL EXAM

Swan neck deformity: A characteristic hand deformity in rheumatoid arthritis in which there is a flexion contracture of the metacarpalphalangeal joint, hyperextension of the proximal interphalangeal joint and flexion of the distal interphalangeal joint.

Assessing macroscopic and microscopic indicators of ...

Assessing macroscopic and microscopic indicators of osteoarthritis in the distal interphalangeal joints: A cadaveric study

Hammer Toe Surgical Correction

PURPOSE Surgery for hammer toes often requires an arthroplasty or an arthrodesis of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint (1, 2, 3). Usually, joint is secured with a pin for weeks (figure 1-2), with risk of infection, breakage (figure 3), migration and discomfort for the patient (1, 2, 4).

The results of digital replantations at the level of the ...

The results of digital replantations at the level of the distal interphalangeal joint and the distal phalanx Distal interfalangeal eklem ve distal falanks seviyesindekireplantasyon sonuçlar› Ismail Bulent OZCELIK, 1 Husrev PURISA, 1 Ilker SEZER, 1 Berkan MERSA, 1 Atakan AYDIN 2 1 Ist-El Hand ...