[Nerve lesions following injuries of the upper limbs in childhood (author's transl)].

@article{Engert1980NerveLF,
  title={[Nerve lesions following injuries of the upper limbs in childhood (author's transl)].},
  author={J{\"u}rgen Engert and Klaus Wilhelm and G{\'a}bor Simon},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie und Grenzgebiete},
  year={1980},
  volume={30 Suppl},
  pages={117-21}
}
A total of 93 cases of nerve lesions in the limbs in children is reported. After blunt trauma (n = 53), there was most often damage to the ulnar nerve (n = 28), especially in the area of the elbow joint, followed by the radial nerve (n = 14) and the median nerve (n = 11). Causes were primary pressure and scar compression following fractures of the elbow and… CONTINUE READING