common peroneal nerve dysfunction
common peroneal nerve dysfunctionCommon peroneal nerve neuropathy, peroneal nerve injury Neurology A peripheral neuropathy caused by damage to the myelin sheath or nerve per se, caused by trauma or injury to the knee, fibula, compressive casts, excess pressure on the posterior knee, DM, surgery, polyarteritis nodosa. See Peripheral neuropathy.
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