NLM Logo

De Quervain Disease MeSH Descriptor Data 2021

MeSH Heading
De Quervain Disease
Tree Number(s)
Unique ID
RDF Unique Identifier
do not confuse with de Quervain's disease of thyroid ( = DE QUERVAIN THYROIDITIS see THYROIDITIS, SUBACUTE)
Scope Note
Stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons in the first dorsal wrist compartment. The presenting symptoms are usually pain and tenderness at the radial styloid. The cause is almost always related to OVERUSE INJURY or is associated with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.
Entry Term(s)
De Quervain Stenosing Tenosynovitis
De Quervain's Disease
Stenosing Tenosynovitis, De Quervain
Previous Indexing
Tenosynovitis (1963-2006)
Public MeSH Note
2007; see TENOSYNOVITIS 1998-2006
History Note
2007; use TENOSYNOVITIS 1998-2006
Date Established
Date of Entry
Revision Date
De Quervain Disease Preferred
page delivered in 0.141s