Medizinische Universität Graz Austria/Österreich - Forschungsportal - Medical University of Graz

Logo MUG-Forschungsportal

Gewählte Publikation:

SHR Neuro Krebs Kardio Lipid

Hohenberger, GM; Schwarz, AM; Weiglein, AH; Krassnig, R; Kuchling, S; Plecko, M.
Prevalence of the distal oblique bundle of the interosseous membrane of the forearm: an anatomical study.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2018; 43(4):426-430
Web of Science PubMed FullText FullText_MUG

 

Autor/innen der Med Uni Graz:
Hohenberger Gloria
Krassnig Renate
Kuchling Sabine
Plecko Michael
Schwarz Angelika
Weiglein Andreas
Altmetrics:

Dimensions Citations:

Plum Analytics:
Abstract:
A study was undertaken to examine the presence of the distal oblique bundle of the forearm in a large sample in order to describe its true prevalence. The study sample consisted of 200 cadaveric forearms. Fifteen were excluded due to defects in the distal interosseous membrane. In the remaining 185 specimens, the distal interosseous membrane was examined following removal of soft tissue, to determine whether a distal oblique bundle was present and whether there were connecting fibres to the distal radio-ulnar joint. The distal oblique bundle was observed in 53 specimens (29%). In 45 of these forearms (85%), one or more connecting fibres to the distal radio-ulnar joint were identified. The presence of a distal oblique bundle in 29% is less frequent than that reported in previous literature. The presence of the distal oblique bundle should be noted and may be of importance in the management of disorders of the distal radio-ulnar joint.

Find related publications in this database (Keywords)
Distal interosseous membrane
distal radio-ulnar joint
distal oblique bundle
interosseous membrane
© Meduni Graz Impressum