Sex differences in the radial grooves in the first extensor compartment

Gurses I. A. , Turkay R. , Inci E., Ors S., Onal Y. , Ozel S. , ...Daha Fazla

SKELETAL RADIOLOGY, cilt.45, ss.955-958, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00256-016-2381-z
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.955-958


De Quervain tenosynovitis affects the first extensor compartment of the wrist and occurs more frequently in females. This high prevalence could not be explained by soft tissue. As the osseous anatomy has been mostly neglected, we aimed to compare the distal radius between the sexes.