What is the postoperative management following subcutaneous transposition for ulnar neuropathy?

Updated: Jun 08, 2018
  • Author: Charles F Guardia, III, MD; Chief Editor: Nicholas Lorenzo, MD, MHA, CPE  more...
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Answer

Postoperatively, the elbow must be immobilized in 45° of flexion for 2 weeks. Active mobilization with muscle stretching and strengthening is then carried out for 2-3 months.


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