Surgical anatomy of the carpal tunnel.


Journal Article

The author describes and details the anatomy of the carpal tunnel and surrounding structures pertinent to the surgical treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome. Potential complications of both open and endoscopic carpal tunnel release are discussed as well as techniques to avoid or minimize poor patient outcomes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Friedman, AH

Published Date

  • July 15, 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 1

Start / End Page

  • e1 -

PubMed ID

  • 15099039

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15099039

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1092-0684

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/foc.1997.3.1.4


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States