An unusual pre-ligamentous thenar motor branch of the median nerve

@inproceedings{AlQattan2016AnUP,
  title={An unusual pre-ligamentous thenar motor branch of the median nerve},
  author={Mohammad M Al-Qattan and Khalid Al-Zahrani},
  booktitle={European Journal of Plastic Surgery},
  year={2016}
}
The pre-ligamentous variant of the thenar motor branch (TMB) of the median nerve is extremely rare. In all previously reported cases, the branch arose from the radial or antero-radial aspect of the median nerve in the distal forearm and then pierced the antebrachial fascia to reach the thenar muscles. We report on a case in which the pre-ligamentous TMB not only arose from the ulnar side of the median nerve but it also remained deep to both the antebrachial fascia and the transverse carpal… CONTINUE READING

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