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In human anatomy, the ulnar nerve is a nerve that runs near the ulna bone the ulnar collateral ligament of elbow joint is in relation with the ulnar nerve the nerve is the largest unprotected nerve in the human body (meaning unprotected by muscle or bone), so injury is common. The ulnar collateral ligament can become stretched they can be torn when there is an injury or dislocation of the elbow elbow anatomy introduction index. Ulnar collateral ligament (ucl) injuries occur when repetitive stress damages the inside of the elbow.
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