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Acta Neurochirurgica

, Volume 91, Issue 3–4, pp 144–146 | Cite as

Anterior interosseous nerve syndrome with atypical nerve course in relation to the pronator teres

  • R. Megele
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Summary

A case of anterior interosseous nerve palsy is demonstrated due to an anatomical variation not recorded before causing this syndrome. Main median-nerve trunk and anterior interosseous nerve passed differently in relation to the pronator teres muscle. Surgery led to a rapid recovery of nerve function.

Keywords

Anterior interosseous nerve syndrome median nerve palsy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Megele
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  1. 1.Neurochirurgische AbteilungKrankenhaus der Barmherzigen BrüderRegensburgGermany

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