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Ulnar Nerve Subluxation



    • How to Elicit

    • Palpate the ulnar nerve while the patient flexes and extends their elbow. Note whether the ulnar nerve is transposed anteriorly over the medial epicondyle.
    • Significance

    • Ulnar nerve subluxation is often normal, though may be a cause of cubital tunnel syndrome.
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