plexopathy

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plexopathy

 [pleks-op´ah-the]
any disorder of a plexus, especially of nerves.
lumbar plexopathy neuropathy of the lumbar plexus.

plex·op·a·thy

(pleks-op'ă-thē),
Disorder involving one of the major peripheral neural plexuses: cervical, brachial, or lumbosacral.
[plexus + G. pathos, disease]

plexopathy

/plex·op·a·thy/ (pleks-op´ah-the) any disorder of a plexus, especially of nerves.
lumbar plexopathy  neuropathy of the lumbar plexus.

plex·op·a·thy

(pleks-op'ă-thē)
Disorder involving one of the major peripheral neural plexus: cervical, brachial, or lumbosacral.
[plexus + G. pathos, disease]

plexopathy

any disorder of a plexus, especially of nerves.

lumbar plexopathy
neuropathy of the lumbar plexus.
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A 63-year-old woman with a history of urolithiasis and spontaneous stone passage was referred following a failed left PCNL in 2009, complicated by a lumbar plexopathy.
Electromyographic (EMG) studies revealed a left lumbar plexopathy and denervation in the left L1, L2, L3, and L4 myotomes, predominantly affecting the L2 and L3 myotomes.
Other reported complications of this regional technique are total spinal anaesthesia, renal subcapsular haematoma, psoas haematoma with lumbar plexopathy and systemic local anaesthetic toxicity.