Ulnar to median nerve anastomosis in the palm (Riches-Cannieu anastomosis)

@article{Blkbas1999UlnarTM,
  title={Ulnar to median nerve anastomosis in the palm (Riches-Cannieu anastomosis)},
  author={Okan B{\"o}l{\"u}kbasι and Mehmet Turğut and Ali Akyol},
  journal={Neurosurgical Review},
  year={1999},
  volume={22},
  pages={138-139}
}
This report describes an unusual case of pure bilateral ulnar innervation of the thenar and hypothenar muscles of the hands. The patient was a healthy 36-year-old woman who presented with neck pain. Examination and routine laboratory investigation findings were normal, but on electroneuromyography ulnar to median nerve anastomosis of the motor fibers in the palm was detected bilaterally. However, there was no anastomosis between the sensory fibers. On investigation of focal neuropathy the… CONTINUE READING
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