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motor functions of radial nerve

forearm, wrist, and hand extension
supination
radial abd of thumb

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reflexes associated with radial nerve

triceps
brachioradialis

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cutaneous distribution of radial nerve

radiates down posterior aspect of UE

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how radial nerve is commonly injured

crutch palsy
saturday night palsy
handcuff syndrome
humerous fx

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motor functions of median nerve

all other thumb movements not accounted for by ulnar/radial
wrist flexion
pronation
flexion of digits 2,3

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sensory dist of median n

lateral palmar surface and dorsum of digits 2,3

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ways median N is injured

honeymooners palsy
pronator teres syndrome
carpal tunnel syndrome

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motor functions of ulnar nerve

wrist flexion and adduction
flexion of digits 4,5
intrinsic hand muscles

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sensory dist of ulnar nerve

lateral side of hand

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ways ulnar nerve is injured

cubital tunnel syndrome
cyclist's hand (tunnel of guyon)