Ulnar Distribution Paresthesia, Weakness and Atrophy: a Characteristic Presentation of Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

  • Maggie So
  • Randall S EdsonEmail author
Clinical Practice: Clinical Images


ulnar nerve cubital tunnel atrophy compressive neuropathy 


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The authors declare that they do not have a conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal Medicine California Pacific Medical CenterSan FranciscoUSA

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