A 40-year-old male asked:
for about two weeks from my elbow to the top of my hand i can feel muscle strain what can be causing this?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Peter Ihle answered
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A STRAINED BRACIORA-: -DIALIS can cause ulnar nerve symptoms. with elbow 2 90 degrees @ side thumb pointing up. it is the muscle just 2 the outside of midline. nerve exits from under it @ mid 4arm. sensory nerve innervates the back of the thumb & index & the space between. no motor ( muscle) involved in the hand. tap along the path nerve mid 4are to snuff box and may feel zingers. not treatment, just rest & wait.
Answered on May 29, 2015
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