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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2006;11(4):258-262.
Published online December 1, 2006.
Ulnar Neuropathy Caused by Heterotopic Ossification Around the Elbow Joint - A Case Report -
Changhoon Jeong, Hyoung-Min Kim, Youn-Soo Kim, Kee-Haeng Lee, Chan-Woong Moon, Min-Wook Joo, Il-Jung Park
주관절에 발생한 이소성 골화증에 의한 척골 신경병증 - 1예 보고 -
정창훈, 김형민, 김윤수, 이기행, 문찬웅, 주민욱, 박일중
Correspondence:  Il-Jung Park, Tel: 032-340-2260, Fax: 032-340-2671, 
Email: jikocmc@naver.com
Abstract
Heterotopic ossification around the elbow may cause loss of range of motion and pain on motion. It would recur easily after the surgery. However, the neurologic symptoms due to the compression of the ulnar nerve has been rarely reported. We report a case of ulnar neuropathy due to the heterotopic ossification caused by the trauma in childhood.
Key Words: Heterotopic ossification, Ulnar neuropathy
 


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