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  • cause
  • The only complication for surgical intervention of cubital syndrome includes further damage to the neighboring nerves that may cause for additional problems. (syndrome.org)
  • small
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the subjective and objective outcomes after making an ulnar nerve stability-based surgical decision to perform either simple decompression or anterior ulnar nerve transposition depending on intraoperative ulnar nerve stability via a small incision were comparable to those of classic anterior transposition of the ulnar nerve. (biomedcentral.com)
  • similar
  • Outcomes after the ulnar nerve stability-based approach and anterior transposition were similar, although more patients experienced operation-related complications after anterior transposition via a classic incision. (biomedcentral.com)
  • pinky and ring f
  • However, with an ulnar nerve lesion, the pinky and ring finger cannot be unflexed when attempting to extend the fingers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ulnar nerve is the nerve that runs down the length of the arm, beginning in the brachial plexus and terminating in the pinky and ring finger. (wisegeek.com)
  • At late stages, a patient may experience a curling of the pinky and ring finger called the ulnar claw . (wisegeek.com)
  • I had endoscopic Carparl tunnel surgery in January In July my pinky and ring finger went numb I went back to the doctor that did the carpal tunnel surgery and he is saying its my Ulnar nerve. (medhelp.org)
  • symptoms
  • sensory symptoms or paresthesias consist of numbness or tingling in the areas innervated by the ulnar nerve. (wikipedia.org)
  • distal impingement (closer to the hand) is associated with variable symptoms, as the ulnar nerve separates near the hand into distinct motor and sensory branches. (wikipedia.org)
  • The distinct innervation of the hand usually enables diagnosis of an ulnar nerve impingement by symptoms alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • indeed, any injury to the ulnar nerve may result in identical symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • When home care and moderate exercises don't relieve the symptoms, surgery may be required to release the nerve that's become pinched in your elbow from the injury. (livestrong.com)
  • Distal impingement is associated with variable symptoms, as the ulnar nerve separates near the hand into distinct motor and sensory branches. (wikipedia.org)
  • impingement
  • Additionally, imaging may show secondary signs of nerve damage that further confirm the diagnosis of impingement. (wikipedia.org)
  • The nerve glided very well with flexion and extension of the elbow with no sites of impingement. (aapc.com)
  • palsy
  • A condition known as crutch paralysis, or crutch palsy can arise from pressure on nerves in the armpit, or axilla. (wikipedia.org)
  • funny bone
  • Here, the nerve earns its claim to fame as the cause of the pain felt when one hits the funny bone . (wisegeek.com)
  • Sometimes an ulnar nerve contusion occurs when you "hit your funny bone," though there's nothing funny about the associated discomfort. (livestrong.com)
  • Guyon
  • The ulnar tunnel is eponymously named after the French surgeon Jean Casimir Félix Guyon, who originally described the canal in 1861. (wikipedia.org)