Interfascicular neurolysis in chronic ulnar nerve lesions at the elbow: an electrophysiological study.

  title={Interfascicular neurolysis in chronic ulnar nerve lesions at the elbow: an electrophysiological study.},
  author={Viggo Kamp Nielsen and O. Osgaard and Werner Trojaborg},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  volume={43 3},
Interfascicular neurolysis of the ulnar nerve at the elbow was performed in nine consecutive patients with moderate to severe ulnar palsy. Sensory and motor conduction velocities were determined before and up to six times after the operation, and a follow-up period of three years or more in all but two patients. None of the patients recovered after the operation, and all developed severe and sometimes persistent paraesthesiae. Electrophysiologically there was no evidence of improvement… CONTINUE READING

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