Wrist Injury Diagnosis Tests

wrist pain diagonsis tests

Here we demonstrate wrist assessment tests including Phalen’s, Tinel’s sign and TFCC tear diagnosis.


Phalen’s Test

Phalen’s test is used to help diagnose Carpal tunnel syndrome and nerve entrapment within the wrist.

Tinel’s sign

Tinel’s test is used to help diagnose wrist injuries where the median nerve is involved. A positive result will reproduce symptoms such as parasthesia (numbness), tingling and pins and needles.

TFCC tear diagnosis

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