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

Journal Article

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.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Spinner, RJ; Nunley, JA; Lins, RE; Goldner, RD

Published Date

  • 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 8 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 105 - 107

PubMed ID

  • 10472829

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1059-1052

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States