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Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome

The ulnar nerve passes through a tunnel formed by wrist bones and ligaments where it can get compressed causing tingling and numbness in the little finger and part of the ring finger as well as weakness in grip strength. Nerve compression may be due to a benign tumor called a ganglion, a wrist fracture, repetitive trauma or chronic pressure to the hand. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha