Paradox in the cubital tunnel syndrome-frequent involvement of left elbow: first report

KANAT A., Balik M. S., Kirbas S., ÖZDEMİR B., Koksal V., YAZAR U., ...More

ACTA NEUROCHIRURGICA, vol.156, no.1, pp.165-168, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 156 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00701-013-1851-5
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.165-168
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes


Cubital tunnel syndrome (CuTS) is the second most common compression neuropathy in the arm, but the existence of a compressive cause has not been determined conclusively and the majority of the cases are idiopathic. In this paper, involvement sides of limbs of patients with cubital tunnel syndrome were studied.