Diagnosis and Treatment of Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome
YANG Limin, LI Xiuhua, ZHANG Jiren, et al. (Departemnt of Hand Surgery, The First Hospital of Jinzhou Medical College, Jinzhou 121001,China)
Objective To discuss the diagnosis and treatment of ulnar tunnel syndrome. Methods: 10 patients with ulnar nerve entrapment at wrist were operated on from 1995 to 2003. The clinical manifestations and surgical management of these cases were retrospectirly. Results: All patients were followed up from 5 months to 7 years and 3 months. They all got complete restoration or near normal recovery of sensation and motor function, with an excellent or good rate of 80%. Conclusion:The patients with clinical manifestations should be carefully examined, and operated as soon as the diagnosis is made.