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Disease Radial Neuropathy

Name Radial Neuropathy
Synonyms Crutch Palsies | Crutch Palsy | Lesion, Radial Nerve | Lesions, Radial Nerve | Lesion, Superficial Radial Nerve | Nerve Disease, Radial | Nerve Diseases, Radial | Nerve Lesion, Radial | Nerve Lesions, Radial | Neuropathies, Radial | Neuropathy, Radial | Palsies, Crutch | Palsy, Crutch | Radial Nerve Disease | Radial Nerve Diseases | Radial Nerve Lesion | Radial Nerve Lesions | Radial Neuropathies | Saturday Night Palsies | Saturday Night Palsy | Superficial Radial Nerve Lesion
Definition Disease involving the RADIAL NERVE. Clinical features include weakness of elbow extension, elbow flexion, supination of the forearm, wrist and finger extension, and thumb abduction. Sensation may be impaired over regions of the dorsal forearm. Common sites of compression or traumatic injury include the AXILLA and radial groove of the HUMERUS.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020425
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DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Mononeuropathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Radial Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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