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Ulnar nerve

Descriptions of Ulnar nerve

Ulnar nerve: a nerve running along the inner side of the arm and passing near the elbow; supplies intrinsic muscles of the hand and the skin of the medial side of the hand
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Summary Information: Ulnar nerve

Ulnar nerve: The ulnar nerve is a paired nerve that arises from some of the spinal nerves of the cervical and thoracic regions (C8 and T1). The ulnar nerve innervates the skin and muscles of the medial forearm, arm, and hand, and fourth and fifth fingers.

Conditions that afflict the ulnar nerve include cubital tunnel syndrome, trauma, infection, and Guyon's tunnel syndrome.

Closely Related Organs: Ulnar nerve

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Ulnar nerve:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Ulnar nerve

The following conditions are related to the organ: Ulnar nerve:

Sub Parts: Ulnar nerve

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Ulnar nerve:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Ulnar nerve

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Ulnar nerve:

  • Decreased movement of the hand or fourth and fifth fingers
  • Numbness in the hand or fourth and fifth fingers
  • Weakness of the hand
  • Abnormal sensations
  • Pins and needles sensations in fourth and fifth fingers

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Organ types: Nerves (73)

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