Extensor Digitorum Brevis Manus: A Case Report

Author(s): Antonio Tufi Neder Filho1*, Lais Gomes Lopes Terra Bagno1, Felipe Borges Real Cardoso1, Aedo Khouri Silva1 and Julia Real2

The extensor digitorum brevis manus is a variant muscle located in the dorsum of the hand in the fourth compartment. Because of the mass effect, it can cause pain during hand function. This article consists in a presentation of surgical findings of an extensor digitorum brevis manus during a ligament reconstruction of wrist and a literature review of this rare hand variation.

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