This patient presented with right wrist
pain, without any trauma to the wrist.
There is a linear area of increased vascularity on the radial
side of the right wrist (red arrow). The bony images show only
faint uptake along the medial cortex of the distal radius (blue
arrow), consistent with reactive change due to overlying soft
The small green arrows demonstrate active arthritic changes throughout
The scan appearances are typical of active soft tissue inflammation
/ de Quervain’s tenosynovitis along the radial side of the
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