Diagnosis of ganglion in Guyon's canal by magnetic resonance imaging.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Compression of the ulnar nerve at the wrist can be caused by a multitude of intrinsic and extrinsic factors. The exact diagnosis and location of compression can frequently be difficult to determine. Magnetic resonance imaging can be a useful method in diagnosing the cause and location of ulnar nerve compression. A case is presented of ulnar nerve compression caused by a ganglion in Guyon's and diagnosed preoperatively by magnetic resonance imaging.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Subin, GD; Mallon, WJ; Urbaniak, JR

Published Date

  • July 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 14 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 640 - 643

PubMed ID

  • 2754196

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-5023

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0363-5023(89)90182-2


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States