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What happens during de Quervain's surgery procedure?

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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery
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In brief: Release of a sheath

You are releasing the first dorsal extensor compartment which holds the extensor pollicis brevis and abductor pollisis longus tendons.

In brief: Release of a sheath

You are releasing the first dorsal extensor compartment which holds the extensor pollicis brevis and abductor pollisis longus tendons.
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