recurrent branch of the median nerve

recurrent branch of the median nerve

A motor branch of the median nerve arising distal to the carpal tunnel and innervating thenar muscles (abductor pollicis brevis, opponens pollicis, and superficial head of the fexor pollicis brevis muscles)....
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During carpal tunnel surgery, attention to anatomical variations is of obvious importance, particularly with respect to the palmar cutaneous nerve and the recurrent branch of the median nerve.
These three muscles are supplied by the recurrent branch of the median nerve.

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