This surgical decompression
procedure involves extensive dissection for detachment of the bilateral paravertebral muscles (PVMs) from the spinous processes and the lamina.
All patients were treated with surgical decompression
and stabilisation with intraoperative MEPS.
Presenting symptoms range from numbness and tingling in the ulnar nerve distribution, often accompanied by weakness of the grip, to clawed fingers and occasionally severe intrinsic wasting. If adequate conservative nonsurgical treatment fails to relieve progressive symptoms and dysfunction, surgical decompression
is indicated, typically involving either superficial approaches ( in situ decompression and anterior subcutaneous transposition) or deep approaches (medial epicondylectomy or anterior sub- or intramuscular transposition).,,,,,,
Furthermore, having private insurance (p = 0.068), undergoing a posterior approach (p = 0.087), and not requiring surgical decompression
(p = 0.070) each showed a trend toward selection for MIS.
 attested the mortality rate to be higher in patients who did not receive surgical decompression
compared to those who received intervention.
Results of surgical decompression
of ulnar nerve in leprosy.
Rubin, "Infraorbital nerve surgical decompression
for chronic infraorbital nerve hyperesthesia," Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol.
To prevent irreversible tissue necrosis, prompt diagnosis with subsequent emergent surgical decompression
with fasciotomy is mandated .
Most of the reported cases in literature received surgical decompression
while Sorafenib treatment was also discussed in literature .
(viii) The combined action of IPD and surgical decompression
associated with interbody fusion is not clear.
It is not recommended to undertake surgical decompression
for traumatic canal compromise in TLBF when there is a concern of static canal stenosis causing neurological dysfunction, or fear of neurological deterioration during rehabilitation.
Our reviewfound that 69% of patients with an Onodi cell mucocele experienced an improvement in vision after surgical decompression
. The vast majority of these patients underwent endoscopic decompression; the timing of surgical decompression
did not appear to affect outcomes in terms of vision.