A patient with simultaneous posterior and anterior interosseous nerve syndromes is presented. During induction of anesthesia, the paralyzed muscles exhibited denervation sensitivity to succinylcholine. Following exploration and repair of a posterior interosseous nerve defect, full function returned in the dorsal muscles as well as the flexor pollicis longus and pronator quadratus muscles.
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- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine