Trigger finger at the carpal tunnel level: Three case reports

Parmaksizoǧlu F., Cansü E., Ünal M. B.

Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica, vol.47, no.1, pp.65-67, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2013.2659
  • Journal Name: Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.65-67
  • Keywords: A1 pulley, carpal tunnel, stenosing tenosynovitis, trigger finger
  • Istanbul Medipol University Affiliated: Yes


Although trigger finger occurs mostly due to a problem at the A1 pulley various other causes have also been reported. We present three patients with different tumors at the carpal tunnel as a cause of triggering. All patients were treated with local excision. © 2013 Turkish Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology.