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 part of the book deals with palliative surgery for reconstruction of lost function. This includes a comprehensive array of muscle and tendon transfers, functional muscle transplantation and intramuscular neurotisation.Nerve Surgery and Secondary Reconstructive Repair GAptz Penkert, Hisham Fansa. crossing the ulnar nerve, but occasionally a fibrotic ligament originating from a bony outcropping of the humerus and distally running ... Thesymptoms depend onthe degreeofnerve lesion; theymostly start withirritation and numbness over thehypothenar muscle and over ... patientis able to avoid specific movements orpositions that compresstheulnarnerve, inother words, long periodsflexing the elbow.
|Title||:||Peripheral Nerve Lesions|
|Author||:||Götz Penkert, Hisham Fansa|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-03-14|