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Figure 12 (A and B): Targeted approach with USG guidance is especially beneficial for smaller peripheral joints like in the hands and feet: (A) USG images of the calcaneocuboid joint in the right foot demonstrate osteoarthritic changes with an overhanging cuboid osteophyte (B) An additional advantage of USG being real time is in osteoarthritic joints where the needle can be manipulated under an osteophyte or osseous spur during the procedure itself

Figure 12 (A and B): Targeted approach with USG guidance is especially beneficial for smaller peripheral joints like in the hands and feet: (A) USG images of the calcaneocuboid joint in the right foot demonstrate osteoarthritic changes with an overhanging cuboid osteophyte (B) An additional advantage of USG being real time is in osteoarthritic joints where the needle can be manipulated under an osteophyte or osseous spur during the procedure itself