1st Edition

Examination, Diagnosis and Treatment


  • A. Staal
  • Jan van Gijn
  • F. Spaans
    • Print ISBN 9780702017797

    Table of Contents

    Foreword (C.P. Warlow). Preface. Introduction. Part I : Mononeuropathies in the Arm and Trunk. The Dorsal Scapular Nerve. The Long Thoracic Nerve. The Suprascapular Nerve. The Axillary Nerve. The Musculocutaneous Nerve. The Radial Nerve. The Median Nerve. The Ulnar Nerve. The Intercostal Nerves. Part II: Mononeuropathies in the Leg. The Iliohypogastric Nerve. The Ilioinguinal Nerve. The Genitofemoral Nerve. The Lateral Cutaneous Nerve of the Thigh. The Posterior Cutaneous Nerve of the Thigh. The Femoral Nerve. The Obturator Nerve. The Gluteal Nerves. The Sciatic Nerve. The Tibial Nerve. The Peroneal Nerves. The Sural Nerve. The Pudendal Nerve. Part III: Causes of Mononeuropathies Other Than Focal Lesions. Neuralgic Amyotrophy. Hereditary Neuropathy with Liability to Pressure Palsies. Infectious Neuropathies. Multiple Mononeuropathy. Mononeuropathies Due to Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders. Ischaemic Neuropathy. Nerve Tumours. Injury By Physical Agents. References. Index.


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    Bailièrre Tindall
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    About the authors

    A. Staal

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Professor of Neurology, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

    Jan van Gijn

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chairman, University Department of Neurology, Utrecht, The Netherlands

    F. Spaans

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Maastricht