Question of the Week

Question :
Posted On : 06 Jan 2022
A 14 years old girl is having pain in her fingers (mp joint) which increases in writing. What could be the investigation to confirm the diagnosis?
Expert Answer :
Extensor tendinitis, CBC, CRP, USG of the tendons esp at the extensor expansion in experienced musculoskeletal USG expert guidance, rule out rheumatoid, otherwise, proceed with treatment of complete rest from writing 2 weeks, NSAIDs, local ice pack and hot water fomentation alt.
Answer Discussion :
Bijayalaxmi Shrestha
Xray hand, rheumatic factor, vit D level
7 months ago
Namal Satharasinghe
Xray, rh factor, ESR, ANA
7 months ago
Dr mohamed
7 months ago
Barbara Baugher
hand xray esr, csr RF
7 months ago
Thirumalesha R L
X ray
vit D, B12

7 months ago

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