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Failed Ulnar Entrapment surgery???

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  • Posted By: richedie
  • July 14, 2008
  • 00:02 PM

Hi, I wasn't sure where to post this because I have so many things goin on roght now....:(

II am starting to wonder if my Ulnar entrapment surgery was a failure? The surgery was last October. I have had on and off puffiness and tenderness in that elbow since surgery. The other day while working out, I started having this sharp pain right in the area of the elbow where the surgery took place, basically where the Ulnar nerve runs. Now, my elbow hurts at that spot when I flex or extend the arm. The pain is felt when the elbow is at a half way point or a 45 degree angle and feels like the nerve or something is hitting a bone or something. Hard to explain but that is how it feels ever since the other day.

I am going to set an appointment with the surgeon but I am afraid they won't listen or believe this...


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