How Do You Release a Trapped Ulnar Nerve? Center

Ulnar nerve release is a surgical procedure performed to release the compression on the ulnar nerve and the symptoms caused by the compression of the ulnar nerve. An ulnar nerve release surgery is indicated in patients with cubital tunnel syndrome, compression of the ulnar nerve caused following trauma or excessive pressure on the elbow, ulnar nerve entrapment due to inflammatory conditions such as osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, failure of conservative therapy measures, and functional loss in the hands or fingers. Read more: How Do You Release a Trapped Ulnar Nerve? Article


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