Finkelstein Test • LITFL Medical Blog • Medical Eponym Library
Description. A test for diagnosing de Quervain tenosynovitis, or snapping thumb syndrome.. History. 1930 – Review of surgical operation, histology and clinical examination led Finkelstein to summise “On grasping the patient’s thumb and quickly abducting the hand ulnarward, the pain over the styloid tip is excruciating.This is probably the most pathognomonic objective sign.
DA: 57 PA: 19 MOZ Rank: 9