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Carpal tunnel compression syndrome secondary to a retracted flexor digitorum sublimis tendon.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7443849     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carpal tunnel compression syndrome caused by a retracted divided sublimus tendon has been presented. The case presented here represents another cause of carpal tunnel compression syndrome. With resection of the space-occupying retracted and scarred sublimis tendon, the symptoms of median nerve compression remitted. Considering the large volume of hand surgery done annually, it is surprising that this particular cause of carpal tunnel compression syndrome has not been reported previously.
Authors:
H S Sturim; J A Edmond
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Plastic and reconstructive surgery     Volume:  66     ISSN:  0032-1052     ISO Abbreviation:  Plast. Reconstr. Surg.     Publication Date:  1980 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-02-24     Completed Date:  1981-02-24     Revised Date:  2014-10-13    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1306050     Medline TA:  Plast Reconstr Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  846-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome / diagnosis,  etiology,  surgery*
Humans
Male
Median Nerve / surgery*
Tendon Injuries / complications*,  surgery

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