Imaging of the Painful Wrist

  • Louis A. Gilula
  • Neal R. Stewart
Conference paper


In this presentation we will cover a few topics relating to imaging approaches to the painful wrist which we believe are very important to surgeons in this field. Due to the lack of time and space; only a few major areas can be presented, including some newer, current concepts of computed tomography (CT) that have evolved in our own practice [1]. Next some major aspects of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the wrist will be presented which are quite pertinent to those interested in the wrist. Finally a few summary remarks about wrist arthrography will be made.


Distal Radius Fracture Scaphoid Fracture Painful Wrist Ulnar Variance Distal Radial Fracture 


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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Louis A. Gilula
    • 1
  • Neal R. Stewart
    • 1
  1. 1.Mallinckrodt Institute of RadiologySt. LouisUSA

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