Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is the most common upper extremity compression neuropathy. This article reviews the current literature in relation to anatomy, clinical diagnosis, and treatment options of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

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Cubital Tunnel Syndrome is a compression neuropathy of the ulnar nerve at the level of the elbow. This article reviews the current literature in relation to anatomy, clinical diagnosis, and treatment options of Cubital Tunnel Syndrome.
Finger Replant

Finger Replant

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A review of indications, surgical techniques, complications, and outcomes for finger replantations following a traumatic amputation.
Bennett Fracture

Bennett Fracture

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A Bennett Fracture is an oblique, intra-articular fracture at the volar-ulnar base of the thumb metacarpal. In simpler words, a fracture-subluxation of the first carpometacarpal joint (CMCJ).
Hand Compartment Syndrome

Hand Compartment Syndrome

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Compartment syndrome of the hand is an uncommon but acute surgical issue. With reference to 41 peer-reviewed publications, this article discusses the definition, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of compartment syndrome.
Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome/Palsy

Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome/Palsy

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Posterior Interosseous Nerve (PIN) Palsy is a syndrome characterised by a reduction in extensor movements of the fingers. It most commonly due to a compression at the radial tunnel. This article explores the causes, signs and symptoms, and management of this entrapment.