Although several previous reports have indicated that excision arthroplasty has been effective in the treatment of basal joint arthritis of the thumb by relieving.
If the patient must continue work, a short thumb-stabilizing splint can be Excisional arthroplasty involves the removal of the trapezium and a.
Dr. Alan Ward -- OrthoCarolina Hand Center.
Thumb arthritis may be surgically treated with a procedure called resection arthroplasty or sometimes called excision arthroplasty. The term excision means to.