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RESEARCH ARTICLE Open Access nerves, thus resulting in injuries often amenable of spontaneous recovery. JOURNAL OF BRACHIAL PLEXUS AND PERIPHERAL NERVE INJURY Garozzo et al. Journal of Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury 2014, 9:1

By Debora Garozzo* Gianluca


percentage of sacroiliac joint separations demonstrated (found in more than 50 % of cases and always associated to root avulsions). Loss of sphincteral control and excruciating leg pain were also invariably associated with avulsions. Conclusions: Clinical and radiological data can help to predict the occurrence of spontaneous recovery or the need for surgery in post-traumatic lumbosacral plexus injuries

Topics: Lumbosacral plexus, Nerve injury, Root avulsions, Pelvic trauma, Sacroiliac joint separation, Sacral fracture
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