Jan 1, 1977

Suprascapular entrapment neuropathy

Acta neurochirurgica
H J Gelmers, D A Buys


The unusual syndrome of suprascapular entrapment neuropathy is described with reference to a 19-years-old girl. The most important symptom is pain in and around the shoulder, while wasting of the Spinati muscles is the cardial sign. Surgical decompression of the nerve relieves the pain immediately.

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Neurogenic Muscular Atrophy
Hereditary Liability to Pressure Palsies
Entrapment Neuropathies
Internal Nerve Compression Syndromes
Nerve Compression Syndrome
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