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Nerve Injuries

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All the following are the different anatomical structures that compress the posterior interosseous nerve at the radial tunnel except. (AIIMS Nov 2010)



A Fibrous band near the ant aspect of the radial head

B Vascular leash of the recurrent radial artery

C Distal extensor carpi radialis brevis tendon margin

D Proximal end of the brachioradialis

Ans. D

Proximal end of the brachioradialis

a. In addition to a, b, and c it is the supinator margin at the arcade of Frohse that is the compressing structure in radial tunnel syndrome.

b. The pain of radial tunnel syndrome is located 3-4 cm distal to the lateral condyle and maybe reproduced by long finger extension against resistance

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