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Cell Phone Elbow

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Location: http://www.ccjm.org/content/76/5/306.long

Description: With prolonged cellular telephone use, people may note the onset of aching, burning, numbness, or tingling in the ulnar forearm and hand. This constellation of symptoms, termed “cell phone elbow” by the lay press, is known medically as cubital tunnel syndrome
Q:What is cell phone elbow, and what should we tell our patients? Darowish M, Lawton JN, Evans PJ. Cleve Clin J Med. 2009 May;76(5):306-8. Review. Full text

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Author/Contact: Darowish et al
Institution: Cleve Clin J Med.
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Language: English

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Added: Fri Oct 30 2009