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Sudden pinky and ring finger pain?

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Dr. Shawn Hennigan answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Ulnar nerve: The ulnar nerve passes behind the elbow joint on the medial, or inside, part of elbow. Here it may get compressed when the elbow is held in flexion for prolonged period of time.

Answered 8/2/2019

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Dr. Mark Einbecker answered

Specializes in Hand Surgery

Probable nerve issue: That is the most common innervation for ulnar nerve issues, next might be cervical in origin.

Answered 6/3/2019

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