ulnar nerve dysfunction

ulnar nerve dysfunction

Ulnar nerve neuropathy Neurology A peripheral mononeuropathy characterized by impaired movement or sensation in the wrist and hand due to ulnar nerve damage Etiology Trauma, prolonged external pressure on nerve, compression from adjacent structures, entrapment
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Osborne ligament compresses the ulnar nerve when elbow is in flexion or extension, and causes ulnar nerve dysfunction.
So far for the Chinese patients who are clinical suspicion of CubTS, routine MNCS is used to detect ulnar nerve dysfunction.
Perhaps by fitting with gloves at an earlier stage, as well as advice to stop immediately once hard neurological signs of ulnar nerve dysfunction presented may have prevented the progression and chronicity of the complaint.
The direction of the greatest limitation of motion, the presence of ulnar nerve dysfunction, and the location of osteophytes all help to dictate which surgical approach is selected.