Indian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 138--139

Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome: A Rare Presentation


Elamaran Elamuguran1, Yash Vaidya2 
1 Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidayapeeth University, Puducherry, India
2 Department of General Surgery, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidayapeeth University, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
Yash Vaidya
Department of General Surgery, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidayapeeth University, Puducherry
India

Early diagnosis and treatment of hypothenar hammer syndrome are important to prevent thrombosis, distal embolization, or hand claudication. We report a case of rare presentation of misdiagnosed ulnar artery aneurysm, which was inadvertently incised as an infected hematoma.


How to cite this article:
Elamuguran E, Vaidya Y. Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome: A Rare Presentation.Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2016;3:138-139


How to cite this URL:
Elamuguran E, Vaidya Y. Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome: A Rare Presentation. Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg [serial online] 2016 [cited 2022 May 26 ];3:138-139
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