How can the presenting symptoms of ulnar neuropathy vary?

Updated: Jun 08, 2018
  • Author: Charles F Guardia, III, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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A careful clinical history is imperative. Both the onset and the progress of the symptoms can be variable. Presenting symptoms of ulnar nerve entrapment can range from mild transient paresthesias in the ring and small fingers to clawing of these digits and severe intrinsic muscle atrophy. [18]


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