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gamekeepers thumb emedicine


Gamekeeper's thumb was originally described by Campbell in when he reported chronic laxity of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the thumb in 24 Scottish gamekeepers. Gamekeeper’s thumb, or skier’s thumb, may constitute up to 50% of hand injuries in skiers.

Gamekeeper's thumb is an insufficiency of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint of the thumb. The injury occurred as the gamekeepers sacrificed game such as rabbits by breaking the animals' necks between the thumb and index finger of the.

Gamekeeper's thumb is a clinical instability of the first metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint caused by an insufficiency of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in the MCP joint of the thumb. The animals' necks were broken between the ground and the gamekeeper's thumb and index fingers.

Gamekeeper's thumb was originally described by Campbell in when he reported chronic laxity of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of.

Gamekeeper's thumb is an insufficiency of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint of the thumb. Campbell.