Pinched nerve and Ulnar nerve entrapment is a common injury for individuals involved in auto accidents, slip and falls, workplace incident, medical malpractice and other types of personal injury. If you or a loved one have suffered nerve damage including ulnar nerve injury or a pinched nerve you may be entitled to compensation. Our attorneys are dedication to protecting the rights of the injured.
What is Ulnar Nerve Entrapment:
The ulnar nerve is one of the three main nerves in the arm. Ulnar nerve entrapment takes place when the nerve situated in the arm is compresses due to a traumatic incident. In some instance trauma and compression results in the ulnar nerve coming out of the spinal cord and neck. Signs and symptoms of ulnar nerve injury include partial paralysis, numbness, pain in the elbow, hand, fingers and wrists.
Ulnar nerve injury may require extensive treatment often costing tens of thousands of dollars. Some of the most common treatment for nerve injury include
- Steroid injections
- Physical therapy
- Use of bracing or splinting
- Surgical treatment
Filing a Nerve Damage Lawsuit – Compensation for Your Injuries:
Victims of serious injuries are entitled to compensation for all their losses including
All medical and hospitalization costs
- Cost of future medical and rehabilitation care
- Pain and suffering associated with injuries suffered
- Lost wages and loss of future earning capacity
- Punitive damage – where possible
Legal Assistance: If you have any further legal questions and would like to speak with an attorney regarding the filling of a personal injury lawsuit contact our law offices toll free at (855)385-2529. All consultations are free of charge and completely confidential.