A 20-year-old left-handed male college student incurred left brachial plexus injury
in a motorcycle accident.
In 1972, Kotani11 used the spinal accessory nerve, for the first time, as a donor motor nerve for nerve transfer in patients with brachial plexus injury
. The spinal accessory nerve is a pure motor nerve adjacent to the brachial plexus in the supraclavicular region; it can be directly anastomosed with the brachial plexus12-14.
Most of the infants with brachial plexus injury
weighed more than 3,000 g, but the number of macrosomic babies in the overall study population was 4.2%, and none of these had BPP, which implies a decrease in the number of macrosomic babies in our population.
Mr Wheeler, from Newport, suffered a brachial plexus injury
during a mountain bike accident in 2011.
Future research should consider whether high-fidelity drills would lower the rate of brachial plexus injury
, she added.
reported techniques and results of upper brachial plexus injury
intervention via robotic surgery with a supraclavicular approach, they described the disadvantages as a narrow working space and difficulty to expose the C7 vertebra [1, 5,12].
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Neonatal brachial plexus injury
: comparison of incidence and antecedents between 2 decades.
Treatment was beneficial for 89 percent for patients with amputation and 70 percent of those with stroke, compared to 50 percent of those with brachial plexus injury
Roush told her that Athany's arm would be fine and would go away [sic] in a few months; that she believed the doctor, that at the time of Athany's birth she did not know what a brachial plexus injury
was; that for the first time in February 2009, following an MRI, she learned that the injury to Albany could have been caused by medical malpractice; and that at that point she contacted an attorney.
The secondary brachial plexus injury
may be a neuropraxia (5) or an axonotmesis (8), the latter having significantly worse prognosis.
Family to family support involves matching families of children with a similar severity of brachial plexus injury
, and a commonality in their journey in living with a brachial plexus injury