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Evolving concepts of median nerve decompression in the carpal tunnel.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3793769     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common and best known of the compression neuropathies in the upper extremity. The authors review their clinical experiences in the diagnosis and management of this entity and survey the extensive literature on the subject. An operative approach for decompression of the median nerve in the carpal canal is described that has proved to be most efficacious and safe.
Authors:
F R Heckler; M E Jabaley
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hand clinics     Volume:  2     ISSN:  0749-0712     ISO Abbreviation:  Hand Clin     Publication Date:  1986 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-02-19     Completed Date:  1987-02-19     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8510415     Medline TA:  Hand Clin     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  723-36     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anesthesia
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome / diagnosis,  pathology,  physiopathology,  surgery*
Electrodiagnosis
Humans
Median Nerve / pathology,  physiology,  surgery*
Neurologic Examination
Postoperative Care
Steroids / therapeutic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Steroids

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