Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome in a Cyclist

Charles M. Lombard, Shunei Asao


A case of hypothenar hammer syndrome with development of an ulnar artery aneurysm is reported in a recreational cyclist.  The aneurysm was treated surgically and follow up Doppler ultrasound studies demonstrated persistent flow through the anastomosed artery.  The pathology of the aneurysm is illustrated and the pathogenesis of the changes discussed.


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