Carpal tunnel syndrome assessed by MSK ultrasound
MSK ultrasound is a useful aid in diagnosis and follow up of carpal tunnel syndrome. For accuracy, it is essential to get experienced in the diagnostic tool MSK ultrasound as it has a long learning curve. The clinician always has to be aware of anatomic variations, as they occur frequently in the wrist region.
More information about carpal tunnel anatomy and biomechanics, and their role in carpal tunnel syndrome can be seen in this video.
This lecture is presented by Margriet van Doesburg, MD. PhD. [Resident Plastic Reconstructive and Hand surgery at University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands] during the International Congress of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, which was held in Amsterdam on March 28th, 2015.