Transligamentous motor branch of the median nerve discovered during endoscopically assisted carpal tunnel release.

@article{Wolf1993TransligamentousMB,
  title={Transligamentous motor branch of the median nerve discovered during endoscopically assisted carpal tunnel release.},
  author={Abraham W. Wolf and Stephen L. Packard and James C. Y. Chow},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  year={1993},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={222-3}
}
The endoscopically assisted carpal tunnel release is an alternative to open procedures. A case is presented in which a transligamentous motor branch of the median nerve exits from the main trunk in a proximal and ulnar location. It is discovered from within the carpal canal during an endoscopically assisted procedure. The authors suggest adherence to strict… CONTINUE READING