Postanesthetic ulnar neuropathy at the elbow.

  title={Postanesthetic ulnar neuropathy at the elbow.},
  author={Lars Ekerot},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={11 3},
  • Lars Ekerot
  • Published 1977 in
    Scandinavian journal of plastic and…
In the present study 19 patients with postanesthetic ulnar nerve lesions treated during the period 1973--76 are reviewed. The lesions were localized to the cubital tunnel region and appeared subsequent to recent, otherwise uncomplicated operative procedures commonly performed under general anesthesia. Mechanical factors caused by malpositioning of the arm… CONTINUE READING