PMID: 6988603Apr 1, 1980Paper

Meralgia paresthetica secondary to trauma of bone graft

The Journal of Trauma
E W Massey


Many causes of meralgia paresthetica (neuropathy of lateral cutaneous nerve of thigh) have been suggested. This is a case of a 42-year-old man who developed sensory loss and dysesthesia in the anterolateral thigh following an incision for pelvic bone graft.

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Structure of Femoral Nerve
Iatrogenic Disease
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