Skeletal Radiology

, Volume 43, Issue 6, pp 761–773 | Cite as

Pisotriquetral joint disorders: an under-recognized cause of ulnar side wrist pain

  • A. MorauxEmail author
  • G. Lefebvre
  • V. Pansini
  • J. Aucourt
  • L. Vandenbussche
  • X. Demondion
  • A. Cotten
Review Article


Pisotriquetral joint disorders are often under-recognized in routine clinical practice. They nevertheless represent a significant cause of ulnar side wrist pain. The aim of this article is to present the main disorders of this joint and discuss the different imaging modalities that can be useful for its assessment.


Pisiform Pisotriquetral joint diseases Radiography Sonography CT Scan Magnetic resonnance imaging (MRI) 


Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Moraux
    • 1
    • 3
    Email author
  • G. Lefebvre
    • 1
  • V. Pansini
    • 1
  • J. Aucourt
    • 1
  • L. Vandenbussche
    • 1
  • X. Demondion
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. Cotten
    • 1
  1. 1.Service d’Imagerie Musculo-Squelettique, Centre de consultation de l’appareil locomoteurHôpital Roger SalengroLille CedexFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire d’AnatomiePôle Recherche Faculté de Médecine de LilleLille CedexFrance
  3. 3.Imagerie Médicale Jacquemars GiéléeLilleFrance

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