Infraclavicular ulnar nerve entrapment due to a chondroepitrochlearis muscle

R. J. Spinner, S. W. Carmichael, M. Spinner

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The chondroepitrochlearis muscle is an extremely rare muscle, arising from the pectoralis major, crossing over the neurovascular bundle in the axilla and inserting into the brachial fascia and medial epicondyle of the humerus. This paper presents the first known neurological complication due to the chondroepitrochlearis muscle.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)315-317
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery (British and European Volume)
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Transplantation


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