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22 Possible Causes for Froment's Sign

  • Ulnar Neuropathy

    Motor function can be assessed by testing for a positive Froment's sign, or making an OK sign (which the individual will be unable to do), little finger abduction can be tested[en.wikipedia.org] Tinel’s, Wartenberg’s, and Froment’s signs were negative.[healio.com] Another diagnostic test is Froment sign ( ): to catch paper between thumb and palm the distal interphalangeal joint of the thumb hiperflexiona, weakness of the muscles of[topdoctors.es]

  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

    : little finger in persistent abduction due to weak third palmar interosseous muscle Positive Froment’s sign ; : The thumb flexes at the interphalangeal joint while pinching[amboss.com] Clinical tests such as the card test for Froment's sign, can be easily performed for assessment of ulnar nerve.[en.wikipedia.org] ’s Sign Tinnel’s sign at Guyon’s canal Ulnar neurodynamic test (ULTT3) may increase the patient’s symptoms Diagnostic Tests for Ulnar Nerve Entrapment: Imaging for OA, bone[physio-pedia.com]

  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    Froment’s sign (weakness of adduction and opposition of thumb) and impaired flexion of the fourth and fifth fingers are classic signs.[care.diabetesjournals.org]

  • Median Neuropathy

    Froment’s sign (weakness of adduction and opposition of thumb) and impaired flexion of the fourth and fifth fingers are classic signs.[care.diabetesjournals.org]

  • Ulnar Nerve Injury

    Weakness of adduction of the thumb, which may be assessed by the presence of Froment's sign.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Essential Tremor

    (except Froment’s sign) Presence of known causes of increased physiological tremor Concurrent or recent exposure to tremorogenic drugs or the presence of a drug withdrawal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with or without kinetic tremor, involving hands and forearms, that is visible and persistent Duration greater than 5 years Exclusion criteria Other abnormal neurological signs[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Parkinsonism

    Not to be confused with Froment's sign in palsy of the ulnar nerve ![amboss.com]

  • Volkmann's Contracture

    Active motion of the fingers was not possible, except for the thumb, where Froment's sign was positive.[oandplibrary.org]

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Babinski-Froment syndrome info... Babinski-Nageotte syndrome info... Babinski's ear phenomenon info... Babinski's method info... Babinski's reflex info...[mt911.com] Babinski's sign I info... Babinski's sign II info... Babinski's sign III info... Babinski's syndrome info... Babinski's test info... Babinski-Vaquez syndrome info...[mt911.com]

  • Peroneal Nerve Compression Neuropathy

    Froment’s sign (weakness of adduction and opposition of thumb) and impaired flexion of the fourth and fifth fingers are classic signs.[care.diabetesjournals.org]

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