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A Ganglion Cyst Formed after Anterior Transposition of the Ulnar Nerve: A Case Report
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  • Journal title : Clinics in Shoulder and Elbow
  • Volume 18, Issue 2,  2015, pp.102-104
  • Publisher : Korean Shoulder and Elbow Society
  • DOI : 10.5397/cise.2015.18.2.102
 Title & Authors
A Ganglion Cyst Formed after Anterior Transposition of the Ulnar Nerve: A Case Report
Kim, Young-Bae; Yoon, Jung Ro; Lee, Woo Seung; Yang, Jae-Hyuk; Lee, Hoonnyun;
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In this report, a case of a 70-year-old man with a large ganglion cyst formed after anterior transposition of the left ulnar nerve is presented. Three months after the index surgery, the patient presented with a painless superficial ovoid, soft mass measuring in size located at the posteromedial aspect of the left elbow, the previously operated site. Magnetic resonance imaging showed a well demarcated cystic mass with a stalk connecting to the elbow joint. Excisional biopsy was performed and pathologic findings showed that the cystic wall had no definite lining cells with myxoid degeneration compatible with findings of ganglion cyst.
Ulnar nerve;Cubital tunnel syndrome;Subcutaneous anterior transposition;Ganglion cysts;
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