Ruptura cerrada de tendón flexor zona III. Reporte de caso. Clínica Eusalud, Bogotá, Colombia, 2018. Thesis

short description

  • Postgraduate thesis

Thesis author

  • Silva Montoya, Sandra Ximena

external tutor

  • Delgado, Elena


  • The closed rupture of the flexor tendons the fingers is an uncommon pathology, among the possible causes are trauma, anatomical variations, mechanical, inflammatory causes such as rheumatoid arthritis, and those related to medications such as fluoroquinolones or corticosteroids ( 3). The objective of this study is to describe patients with closed rupture of flexor tendons of the fingers associated with the use of systemic corticosteroids in patients treated at the Eusalud Clinic in 2018.

publication date

  • February 6, 2020 8:21 PM


  • Flexor tendon, closed rupture, corticosteroids.
  • closed rupture
  • corticosteroids.

Document Id

  • 2f2c61ec-db74-44d0-8aa2-6e6435811ca7