Elson Test • Definition • What For • Easy Explained 2021 ...
What does a positive Elson Test mean? The absence of extension force at the PIP joint, and fixed extension at the distal joint, indicates complete rupture of the central slip (Positive Elson Test). If the PIP joint is tight in extension and distal interphalangeal joint (DIP) is supple, then the Elson test is negative.
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