Brachial plexus neuropathy - A long-term outcome study

JHB Geertzen*, JW Groothoff, JP Nicolai, JS Rietman

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Abstract

This retrospective study assessed the long-term outcome of brachial plexus neuropathy in 16 patients. The mean follow up was 8 years. Nine patients complained of persistent pain and muscle weakness, four had continuing problems with various activities of daily living and 11 had trouble with some housekeeping activities. Furthermore, eight of the patients had to change their occupation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)461-464
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery-British and European Volume
Volume25B
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct-2000

Keywords

  • NEURALGIC AMYOTROPHY
  • NEURITIS

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