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Nerve tunnel syndromes in the elbow

  • L. Celli
  • G. de Luise
  • C. Rovesta
  • M. Marinelli
Part of the Current Concepts in Orthopaedic Surgery book series (ORTHOP.SURGERY, volume 2)

Abstract

Repetitive and physically demanding athletic or occupational activity, depending on the modalities of execution, can cause overwork syndromes of the articular and periarticular musculotendinous structures. The terms lateral and medial epicondylalgia define the painful syndromes of the elbow located medially (internal compartment) or laterally (external compartment) and caused by microtraumatic stress.

Keywords

Ulnar Nerve Radial Nerve Elbow Flexion Cubital Tunnel Extensor Carpus 
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  • L. Celli
  • G. de Luise
  • C. Rovesta
  • M. Marinelli

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