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Early surgical management for heterotopic ossification about the elbow presenting as limited range of motion associated with ulnar neuropathy.

Authors
  • Yang, Shih-Chieh
  • Chen, Alvin Chao-Yu
  • Chao, En-Kai
  • Yuan, Li-Jen
  • Lee, Mel Shiuann-Sheng
  • Ueng, Steve Wen-Neng
Type
Published Article
Journal
Chang Gung medical journal
Publication Date
Apr 01, 2002
Volume
25
Issue
4
Pages
245–252
Identifiers
PMID: 12079158
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Our results suggest that early surgical management combined with gentle physical therapy postoperatively is a feasible modality for treating patients with post-traumatic HO about the elbow presenting as limited range of motion and associated ulnar nerve compression syndrome.

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