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Flexor Tendon Crepitus

Overview

    • How to Perform

    • With the fingers of one hand over the palmar crease of the hand overlying the flexor tendons, gently passively flex each finger and feel for crepitus.
    • Significance

    • Flexor tendon crepitus is a sign of tenosynovitis.
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Associated Diseases
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