[Basic principles and "direct nerve" reconstruction in brachial plexus paralysis].

Abstract

An exact knowledge of the complex anatomy of the brachial plexus is absolutely necessary to carry out this treatment. The most important diagnostic steps are: case history, examination, investigation of muscle function and sensitivity, myelo-CT, MRI, and neurophysiological investigations. The best time for operative revision is between the 6th week and the… (More)

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@article{Graf1998BasicPA, title={[Basic principles and "direct nerve" reconstruction in brachial plexus paralysis].}, author={P. Frank· J. Graf}, journal={Langenbecks Archiv fur Chirurgie. Supplement. Kongressband. Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chirurgie. Kongress}, year={1998}, volume={115}, pages={547-9} }