Klumpke's palsy

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What is Klumpke's palsy?

Klumpke's palsy is a type of lower brachial plexus paralysis that involves the muscles of the forearm and hand. It is characterized by a clawed hand due to loss of function of the ulnar nerve and the hand it supplies.

Common symptoms reported by people with Klumpke's palsy

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Treatments taken by people with Klumpke's palsy

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Compare treatments taken by people with Klumpke's palsy

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Who has Klumpke's palsy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Klumpke's palsy patients who have completed their condition history
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