Neglected lunate dislocation presenting as carpal tunnel syndrome


Cansu E., Heydar A. M. , Elekberov A., Unal M. B.

CASE REPORTS IN PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY, vol.2, no.1, pp.22-24, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/23320885.2014.993397
  • Title of Journal : CASE REPORTS IN PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.22-24

Abstract

Most of carpal tunnel syndrome cases are idiopathic, and secondary causes are so rare that can be easily missed. We present a patient with neglected undiagnosed lunate dislocation compressing on median nerve causing its signs and symptoms.