December 23, 2022

De Quervain’s

de Quervain’s tenosynovitis de Quervain’s tenosynovitis (also known as 1st compartment entrapment or tenosynovitis) Description: de Quervain’s tenosynovitis is an inflammation of the synovium or the inner lining of the tendon sheath […]
February 22, 2021

Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

Ulnar Nerve Entrapment   Case: A 27 year old, right hand dominant male presents with a two month history of numbness and tingling in his left hand. He is unable to recall […]
October 17, 2018

Case 21 – Checkhamate

A 25 yo karate competitor presents with a right hand injury after punching wood panels at the end of training. Pain and tenderness was felt on the ulnar side of his right […]
April 1, 2018

Sports Medicine Review – Wrist Review

Wrist Review Presenter:  Dr. Sari Kraft, University of Toronto Differentials and Anatomy Guide:  Dr. A Francella, Dr. N Dilworth, Dr. S Kraft WristResidentGuide Case: Case 21 – Checkhamate CASE 2 – FLICK […]
January 23, 2018

Sports Medicine Review – Hand Review

Hand Review Presenter:  Dr. Howard Chen, University of Toronto Differential Guide:  Dr. A Francella, Dr N Dilworth, Dr. H Chen Questions:  Youssef Hegazy Cases: CASE 2 – FLICK OF THE WRIST […]
December 21, 2017

Lecture – Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain

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September 9, 2017

Intersection Syndrome

Intersection Syndrome (Also known as crossover syndrome; Oarsman’s wrist) Description: Intersection syndrome is a chronic, overuse injury in the distal radial forearm where the tendons of the 1st extensor compartment and the […]
July 20, 2017


Definition: Guyon’s canal syndrome, also known as Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome, is a relatively rare condition. It is caused by compression of the of the ulnar nerve at the level of Guyon’s canal […]