This medical illustration plate for orthopedic surgery textbook for hand surgeons and residents describes the principal steps for the submuscular ulnar nerve transposition procedure. Instrumentation, relevant anatomy and landmarks, and techniques are described.
I went into the OR to observe this procedure first hand at a hospital in Baltimore, MD. Special attention was paid to recreate the proper tissue reaction.
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