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  1. J.P.C. Peper

    J.P.C. Peper Bronze Member

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    What's your diagnosis?

    I'll post the correct answer in a couple of days.

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    erbs palsy
     


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    Erb - Duchenne paralysis like a porter hinting for a tip (-:
     


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    Correct answer:

    Indeed, Erb's palsy (a result of upper nerve root (C5 and C6) injury). The affected arm lies straight, with the hand pronated and fingers flexed ('waiter's tip position').
     

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