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84 Possible Causes for Fixed Flexion of Hands

  • Psoriasis

    Asymmetrical arthritis pattern of psoriatic arthritis (fixed flexion deformity).[emedicine.medscape.com] The hands, wrists, ankles, and feet may be involved.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Malunited Fracture

    This deformity makes using the hand awkward and can result in a fixed flexion contracture of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

    Gerber’s lift-off test The dorsum of the hand is placed on the sacrum and the patient is asked to take the hand off the back, when the examiner maintains a fixed angle of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] elbow flexion 23.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dupuytren Contracture

    According to Wikipedia , "Dupuytren's contracture (also known as morbus Dupuytren, or Dupuytren's disease and slang terms 'Viking disease' or 'Celtic hand'), is a fixed flexion[snpedia.com] [i] Terminology Dupuytren’s Contracture: a fixed flexion deformity of the hand due to contracted palmar fascia Dupuytren’s Disease: the same as Dupuytren’s Contracture Dupuytren[wosm.com] fixed flexion contractures of the digits.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Benign Adult Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy

    This may also be seen independent of illness in early infancy, with apparent (non-fixed) flexion contractures of the limbs and fisting of hands which gradually lessens over[epilepsydiagnosis.org]

  • Neurogenic Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    -- fingers in fixed flexion, and thumb-in-palm deformity hip -- flexed, abducted and externally rotated, often dislocated knee -- flexion deformity foot -- clubfoot deformity[orthoseek.com] Hand: finger in fixed flexion & thumb in palm deformity. Hip: flexion, abduction & external rotation often dislocated. Knee: flexion deformity. Foot: clubfoot deformity.[icddelhi.org] Every joint in the body, when affected, displays typical signs and symptoms: for example, the shoulder (internal rotation); wrist (volar and ulnar); hand (fingers in fixed[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Arthrogryposis-Renal Dysfunction-Cholestasis Syndrome

    -- fingers in fixed flexion, and thumb-in-palm deformity hip -- flexed, abducted and externally rotated, often dislocated knee -- flexion deformity foot -- clubfoot deformity[orthoseek.com] Every joint in the body, when affected, displays typical signs and symptoms: for example, the shoulder (internal rotation); wrist (volar and ulnar); hand (fingers in fixed[en.wikipedia.org] […] deformities are often severe and symmetrical, as follows: shoulder -- internal rotation deformity elbow -- extension and pronation deformity wrist -- volar and ulnar deformity hand[orthoseek.com]

  • Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    - fingers in fixed flexion, and thumb-in-palm deformity … Hip - flexed, abducted and externally rotated, often dislocated … Knee - flexion deformity … Foot - clubfoot deformity[ibis-birthdefects.org] -- fingers in fixed flexion, and thumb-in-palm deformity hip -- flexed, abducted and externally rotated, often dislocated knee -- flexion deformity foot -- clubfoot deformity[orthoseek.com] (fingers in fixed flexion and thumb in palm); hip (flexed, abducted and externally rotated, frequently dislocated); elbow (extension and pronation) and foot (clubfoot). [[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Paraparesis

    In her hands, there were scars from previous surgeries for syndactyly type III and campylodactyly (fixed flexion of deformity of the fingers and toes) of bilateral fourth[e-jmd.org]

  • Infantile Convulsions and Choreoathetosis

    This may also be seen independent of illness in early infancy, with apparent (non-fixed) flexion contractures of the limbs and fisting of hands which gradually lessens over[epilepsydiagnosis.org]

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