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Elbow Nerve Tunnel Syndromes

  • Andrea Celli
  • Claudio Rovesta
  • Maria C. Marongiu

Abstract

The repetitive and stressing movements by athletes [1, 2, 3, 4, 5], wheelchair users [6], and manual workers [7, 8, 9] can cause overwork syndromes of articular and periarticular musculo-tendinous structures [10]. Terms like “lateral” and “medial epicondylalgia” characterize painful syndromes in the elbow, due to microtraumatic stress in the medial region (internal compartment) and in the lateral region (external compartment).

Keywords

Ulnar Nerve Radial Nerve Elbow Flexion Lateral Epicondyle Cubital Tunnel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Celli
    • 1
  • Claudio Rovesta
    • 1
  • Maria C. Marongiu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology SurgeryUniversity of ModenaModenaItaly

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