Ulnar NerveAnterior Submuscular Transposition of the Ulnar NerveTang, Peter M.D., M.P.H.*; Plancher, Kevin D. M.D., M.S.†; Bishai, Shariff K. D.O., M.S.‡Author Information From the *University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; †Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York; ‡Beth Israel Medical Center, New York; and †‡Plancher Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Cos Cob, Connecticut. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Peter Tang, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 3471 Fifth Ave., Kaufmann Building, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. E-mail: [email protected] Techniques in Orthopaedics: December 2006 - Volume 21 - Issue 4 - p 318-324 doi: 10.1097/01.bto.0000252142.15234.71 Buy Metrics Abstract Though the literature is unclear, ulnar nerve anterior submuscular transposition has a role in the surgical treatment of cubital tunnel syndrome in the primary and revision setting. Along with the submuscular transposition technique, this article reviews some of the history of cubital tunnel syndrome treatment, the strengths and criticisms of each of the procedures, and the literature as of 2006 in terms of treatment guidelines. © 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.