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Peripheral Nerve Lesions Nerve Surgery and Secondary Reconstructive Repair by G. Penkert

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Neurosurgery,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Orthopedics,
  • Surgery - Neurosurgery,
  • Medical / Surgery / Neurosurgery,
  • Microsurgery,
  • Nerve Lesion,
  • Nerve Recovery,
  • Nerve Tumor,
  • Peripheral Nerve,
  • Timing of Treatment,
  • Nerves, Peripheral,
  • Peripheral Nerves,
  • Regeneration,
  • Surgery,
  • Wounds and injuries

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12775382M
ISBN 103540443940
ISBN 109783540443940

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Nerve lesions causing weakness of the thumb may lie at different levels (Table ).. C8 nerve root: compression of the C8 nerve root, usually caused by a C7 disc protrusion, leads to weakness of adduction and extension of the is accompanied by weakened ulnar deviation of the wrist. • Brachial plexus: when the lower trunk of the brachial plexus becomes affected at the thoracic.   Your peripheral nerves are the links between your brain and spinal cord and the rest of your body. Peripheral nerves are fragile and easily damaged. A nerve injury can affect your brain's ability to communicate with your muscles and organs. Damage to the peripheral nerves is called peripheral neuropathy. Stretching or pressing on a nerve can. The introduction of the operating microscope as a surgical tool revolutionized the treatment of peripheral nerve lesions. A new era thus began in the early s, which led to a substantial improvement in the management of nerve lesions. The results of nerve grafting techniques have demonstrated. No other book covers as extensively all aspects of peripheral nerve surgery. This includes the pathology and pathophysiology of compression neuropathies, traumatic nerve lesions and nerve tumours, and their treatment with various techniques. All body regions are described : $

This book gives a multi-disciplinary and complete summary of the state-of-the-art of peripheral nerve lesions. The chapters cover all aspects of the subject, from experimental research to . No other book covers as extensively all aspects of peripheral nerve surgery. This includes the pathology and pathophysiology of compression neuropathies, traumatic nerve lesions and nerve tumours, and their treatment with various techniques. All body regions are described adequately. The second. DOWNLOAD NOW» No other book covers as extensively all aspects of peripheral nerve surgery. This includes the pathology and pathophysiology of compression neuropathies, traumatic nerve lesions and nerve tumours, and their treatment with various techniques. Clinical history and examination are usually useful for an exact diagnosis. Electrophysiological study is the gold standard to confirm the peripheral nerve lesion, to localize the site of entrapment or compression, and to evaluate the degree of nerve damage. Imaging techniques are growing in interest to diagnose peripheral nerve lesions.

Peripheral or lower motor neuron lesions result in ipsilateral facial weakness and may have a multitude of causes. Testing of the sensory and autonomic functions of the seventh nerve helps to pinpoint the responsible lesion. Concomitant impairment of the fifth, sixth, or eighth cranial nerve or cerebellar signs may indicate tumors in the. No other book covers as extensively all aspects of peripheral nerve surgery. This includes the pathology and pathophysiology of compression neuropathies, traumatic nerve lesions and nerve tumours, and their treatment with various techniques. All body regions are described adquately. Title / Author Type Language Date / Edition Publication; 1. Peripheral nerve lesions: diagnosis and therapy: 1.   No other book covers as extensively all aspects of peripheral nerve surgery. This includes the pathology and pathophysiology of compression neuropathies, traumatic nerve lesions and nerve tumours, and their treatment with various techniques. All body regions are described : Springer Berlin Heidelberg.