Sunday, 19 February 2017

Entrapment Syndrome -Nerve involved

Entrapment Syndrome -Nerve involved
Carpal tunnel syndrome -Median nerve (at wrist) (Most Common)
Pronator syndrome -Median nerve (proximally compressed beneath - ligament of struthers, bicipital aponeurosis or origins of pronator teres or flexor digitorum superficialis)
Cubital tunnel syndrome -Ulnar nerve (between two heads of flexor carpi ulnaris)
Guyon's canal syndrome- Ulnar nerve (at wrist)
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Lower trunk of brachial plexus, (C8 and T1) and subclavian vessels (between clavicle and first rib)
Piriformis syndrome -Scaitic nerve
Meralgia paraesthetica -Lateral cutaneous nerve of thigh
Cheralgia paraesthetica -superficial radial nerve
Tarsal tunnel syndrome -Posterior tibial nerve (behind and below medial malleolus) 
Morton's metatarsalgia -lnterdigital nerve compression (usually of 3rd, 4th toe)

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