Morphology and morphometry of the ulnar head of the pronator teres muscle in relation to median nerve compression at the proximal forearm.

Gurses I. A. , Altinel L., Gayretli Ö. , Akgul T. , Uzun I., Dikici F.

Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR, vol.102, no.8, pp.1005-1008, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 102 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.otsr.2016.08.016
  • Title of Journal : Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
  • Page Numbers: pp.1005-1008


Introduction: The pronator syndrome is a rare compression neuropathy of the median nerve. Ulnar head of the pronator teres muscle may cause compression at proximal forearm.