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Nonspecific avascular necrosis of the pisiform bone: a case report.

Abstract

Taking into consideration the enlargement and sclerosis of the entire pisiform bone and the smooth articular surfaces of the pisotriquetral joint, the author has speculated that this may represent a nonspecific avascular necrosis with an as yet unknown cause.

Authors

Match RM

Source

The Journal of hand surgery 5:4 1980 Jul pg 341-2

MeSH

Carpal Bones
Humans
Joint Diseases
Male
Middle Aged
Osteonecrosis

Pub Type(s)

Case Reports
Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

7419876