What is cubital tunnel syndrome?

Also known as: ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow

The ulnar nerve is a mixed (sensory and motor) nerve that runs along the inner part of the elbow. If it gets compressed, the result can be cubital tunnel syndrome, which causes a number of symptoms in the arm and hand.

Reviewed by: Aaron Berger, MD

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