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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2011;16(4):259-263.
Published online December 30, 2011.
Distal Intersection Syndrome of the Wrist: Three Cases Report
Seung Oh Nam, Dong Ju Shin, Tae Eun Kim, Sung Wook Kim, Hun Sik Cho
1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Daegu Fatima Hospital, Daegu, Korea. aabga@hanmail.net
2Department of Radiology, Daegu Fatima Hospital, Daegu, Korea.
Received: 21 October 2011   • Revised: 1 December 2011   • Accepted: 2 December 2011
Distal intersection syndrome indicates simultaneous tenosynovitis or tendinosis of the second and third extensor compartment where extensor pollicis longus cross with the tendons of the second extensor compartment. We report three cases of distal intersection syndrome which differ from usual intersection syndrome.

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