Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

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This condition is a compression injury to the ulnar nerve near the elbow. This is the nerve that produces a jolt when you bump your "funny bone."

What is cubital tunnel syndrome?

This detailed video describes the condition of cubital tunnel syndrome, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment. With this condition, your ulnar nerve is compressed, stretched or irritated. Treatment options include medications, a brace or splint, and therapy. If these aren't helpful, you may need surgery. Your healthcare provider can create a plan that's right for you.