Case of the month – August 2021

Case of the month – August 2021

    The painful ankle after surgery….       A 66-year old woman is referred to your office. Her story is the following: Half a year ago she underwent surgery of the right lower leg because of varicosities. After the compression bandage was...
Case of the month – May 2021

Case of the month – May 2021

    The painless thumb weakness and the ultrasound finding in the muscles       A 47 year old patient is referred to your lab. The referral diagnosis is posterior interosseus syndrome.    As you look at the posterior interosseus nerve on its...
Case of the month – January 2020

Case of the month – January 2020

        The sportsman and the burning thigh         You are seeing a 37-year-old male.   “Since last month I have been having a terrible pain on the right outer thigh. It´s burning and getting worse when I exercise. I had something...
Case of the month – December

Case of the month – December

The numb finger tips The case of November was very specific for starting out… This is why we will keep it  classical in December. Let´s start:   Your 43 year old female patient is quite upset about the tips of her left index and middle finger having been...
Case of the month – November

Case of the month – November

    The untreatable pain out of nothing       You are seeing a 43 year old male.   “Two weeks ago I woke up because of very strong pain in the left shoulder and the left upper arm. For one week I took every pain killer I had around...