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1

Radial head entrapment is often called

Nursemaids elbow

2

Locking or crepitus of the elbow in a young patient means

Osteochondroma desiccans

3

What tests lateral epicondilitis

Mills, cozens

4

Reverse mills and tinsel’s test

Medial epicondylitis

5

Major muscle involved with lateral epicondylitis

Extensor carpi radialis brevis

6

What is a chisel fx

Occurs at the radial head and is cortical disruption

7

What is monteggia fx

Ulnar shaft fx with associated proximal dislocated radius

8

Galeazzi fx is

Fracture at distal radius and dislocated distal radial ulnar articulation

9

Green stick/torus fx is

Incomplete fx

10

Colles fx is

Distal radial fracture with dorsal and radial angulation

11

Smiths fx is

Distal radial fracture with volar/palmer angulation

12

Smiths fx also has

Distal fragment is anteriorly displaced

13

What is the MC carpal fx

Scaphoid during FOOSH

14

Where is the MC scaphoid fx at

The waist

15

Best xray view for suspected xray fracture

ULNAR flexion/deviation radiograph

16

What is the MC site of an occult fx

Scaphoid

17

How do u know the scaphoid is having AVN after a fx

It will become more dense esp at the proximal pole

18

Kienbock’s disease is

AVN of the lunate

19

Increased space between lunate and scaphoid is called

Terry Thomas sign

Aka David letterman’s sign

20

During scapholunate disassociation the scaphoid does what

Becomes more vertical and appears as a “signet ring sing”

21

Pie sign is associated with

Anterior lunate dislocation

22

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis is ortho tested using

Finkelstein’s

23

Flick sign is associated with

CTS, is what patient will do if they have it is flick their wrist and hand

24

Median nerve/pronator syndrome is trapped

By the pronator teres

25

Most proximal spot of entrapment of median nerve

Ligament struthers

26

Tunnel of guyon is

Where the groove between the pisiform and hook of hamate where the ulnar nerve can become compressed

27

Handlebar palsy involves what nerve

Ulnar N

28

Mallet finger is

Avulsion of the extensor digitorum tendon

29

What is boxers fracture

Of the 5 metacarpal head

30

What is baseball or Mallet finger

Avulsion of the extensor tendon at its insertion on the dorsal surface of the base of the distal phalanx