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The Course of N.ulnaris


A short article on the course of ulnar nerve.

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The ulnar nerve (C7, 8, T1) is the continuation of the medial cord of the brachial plexus. It is usually joined in the axilla by fibers from C7. The ulnar nerve is motor to most of the small muscles of the hand, to flexor carpi ulnaris, and to the ulnar half of the flexor digitorum profundus. It provides sensibility to the ulnar aspect of the hand.

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