Median nerve palsy presenting as absent elbow flexion: a result of a ruptured pectoralis major to biceps tendon transfer.

R. J. Spinner, J. A. Nunley, R. E. Lins, R. D. Goldner

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Abstract

We describe a patient with a preexisting posttraumatic brachial plexopathy who had a complete high median nerve palsy due to rupture of the pectoralis major to biceps transfer near its distal insertion at the elbow region.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)105-107
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association
Volume8
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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