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Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Introduction

Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Compression or entrapment of the radial nerve which is in the forearm. The problem can result from such things as bone tumors, trauma, lipomas or the repetition of certain arm motion. This nerve is involved in controlling various muscles in the hand and the wrist. The condition may be misdiagnosed as tennis elbow - the pain from tennis elbow is usually closer to the elbow than the pain in radial tunnel syndrome. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

  • Forearm pain near elbow
  • Pain on turning palm upwards under resistance
  • Pain when bending wrist backwards
  • Pain when extending middle finger under resistance
  • Impaired ability to extend thumb
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Treatments for Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

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Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

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Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

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Prognosis for Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

Prognosis for Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Varies depending on the underlying cause, severity and duration of the entrapment.

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More information about Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

  1. Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Prognosis
 

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