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Table 1 US diagnosis of synovial hypertrophy and hyperaemia in 15 wrists before injection

From: Ultrasonography and colour Doppler in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: Diagnosis and follow-up of ultrasound-guided steroid injection in the wrist

Compartment Number of wrists Synovial hypertrophy Hyperaemia
Radio-carpal joint 13 13 (87%) 12 (80%)
Mid-carpal joint 8 8 (53%) 7 (47%)
Tendon sheaths 5 5 (33%) 4 (27%)
All compartments 26 26 (100%) 23 (88%)