Ulnar Nerve Compression
Ulnar Nerve Compression Syndrome
[OCOSH Code: D017769 277188003 G56.2 NC_UCS]
We report a case of ulnar nerve palsy following forearm fracture in a 13-year-old girl. Significant anterior angulation and displacement of the ulna were noted. Operation was performed 3 months after the injury, when no recovery of numbness and claw hand deformity were demonstrated. Intra-operatively the ulnar nerve was found...
Added: Fri Oct 30 2009
Neurological symptoms exhibited by patients with rheumatoid arthritis may he due to
lesions of the spinal cord, rheumatoid neuropathy or peripheral nerve compression. Cornpression
of peripheral nerves in their various anatomical tunnels is well documented,
particularly in the upper limb. Compression of the median nerve at the wrist is common in
rheumatoid arthritis, but...
Added: Tue Nov 02 2010