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26
Jan

Recent wrist injury in a rower

  OARSMAN’S WRIST/INTERSECTION SYNDROME What is it? A relatively uncommon overuse injury where irritation occurs where the long thumb tendons cross the extensor tendons in the forearm resulting in inflammation of the tendon sheath Common Symptoms Pain Swelling A creaking on movement about 5 – 8 cm above the back of the wrist. Who gets …