Meralgia paresthetica

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Meralgia paresthetica

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The terms "Meralgia paresthetica" returned 26 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ultrasound-Guided Diagnosis and Treatment of Meralgia Paresthetica.
 

Author(s): Sule Sahin Onat, Ayse Merve Ata, Levent Ozcakar

Journal: Pain Physician. 2016 05;19(4):E667-9.

 

Meralgia paresthetica refers to the entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the level of the inguinal ligament. The lateral femoral cutaneous nerve - a purely sensory nerve - arises from the L2 and L3 spinal nerve roots, travels downward lateral to the psoas muscle, and ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2016

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Clinical Efficacy of Pulsed Radiofrequency Neuromodulation for Intractable Meralgia Paresthetica.
 

Author(s): Jae Jun Lee, Jong Hee Sohn, Hyuk Jai Choi, Jin Seo Yang, Kwang Ho Lee, Hye Jin Do, Sung Ho Lee, Yong Jun Cho

Journal: Pain Physician. 2016 Mar;19(3):173-9.

 

Meralgia paresthetica (MP) is a neurologic disorder of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN), which is characterized by a localized area of paresthesia and numbness on the anterolateral aspect of the thigh. In most patients with MP, symptoms can be successfully managed with conservative ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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Meralgia paresthetica with lumbar neurinoma: Case report.
 

Author(s): H Arabi, S Khalfaoui, I El Bouchti, R Rokhsi, M A Benhima, H Saidi, A Elktaibi

Journal: Ann Phys Rehabil Med. 2015 Dec;58(6):359-61.

 

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2015

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The terms "Meralgia paresthetica" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Meralgia paresthetica caused by entrapment of the lateral femoral subcutaneous nerve at the fascia lata of the thigh: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yasuyuki Omichi, Ichiro Tonogai, Shinsuke Kaji, Teruaki Sangawa, Koichi Sairyo

Journal: J. Med. Invest.. 2015 ;62(3-4):248-50.

 

Meralgia paresthetica (MP) causes tingling, stinging or a burning sensation in the anterolateral part of the thigh, usually as a result of entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN) at the inguinal ligament (IL) due to mechanical or iatrogenic injury. However, there ...

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2015

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