An exposure of the posterior interosseous nerve lias been described. We feel this exposure is simple, anatomic, and atraumatic and yet provides excellent visualization of the posterior interosseous nerve. In addition, proximal and distal exposure of the nerve is easily obtained. I bis exposure has been used in various clinical settings from trauma to compressive lesions. It has proved both effective and superior to any previouslv desc ribed exposures of the posterior interosseous nerve.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)435-437
Number of pages3
JournalPlastic and reconstructive surgery
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1984


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