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Ulnar neuropathies: where, why, and what to do?
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    Ulnar neuropathy

    Dear Editor

    I very much enjoyed Dr Stewart’s informative article on ulnar neuropathies in the August issue of the journal,1 which included images of Rodin’s The Thinker to demonstrate that elbow flexion may increase the likelihood of nerve damage.

    May I suggest the painting of Saint Bartholomew of 1661 (see fig) by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–69) in the J Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, as a possible exam...

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    Nerve ultrasonography in practical work

    Dear Editor,

    I read with interest this work ..indeed nerve ultrasonography has other parameters more than cross section area measurements in detection of the pathological changes and prediction of outcome of the treatment (medical or surgical}...the normal nerve as seen by high resolution ultrasonography is:

    1- oval shaped or round with high ability to change its shape in response to applied pressure easi...

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