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Document ID (ISN)38839
CIS number 82-1990
ISSN - Serial title 0300-0559 - Revue de médecine du travail
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Fruchard P., Vigneron J.
Title De Quervain's radial styloid tenosynovitis in an occupational environment
Original title Les ténosynovites stylo-radiales de J.F. de Quervain en milieu de travail [in French]
Bibliographic information 1981, Vol.9, No.3, p.179-187. 13 réf.
Abstract Review of the clinical features of the disease and description of 11 cases seen in a plant manufacturing spare parts for the automobile industry. Clinical findings, additional examinations (heamatological, radiological, histological), differential diagnosis, treatment, aetiopathology, legislation: recognition as a compensable occupational disease in certain countries of the Common Market. In France, any case of de Quervain's disease linked to occupational should be declared as a disease of occupational origin so that it can, in future, be classified as an occupational disease.
Descriptors (primary) machinery industry; muscular work; motor vehicle industry; hand; tenovaginitis
Descriptors (secondary) occupational diseases; United Kingdom; case study; France; legislation; Ireland; repetitive work; diagnosis; Germany (Federal Republic of)
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry
Metalworking industry