[Peroneal weakness].

@article{Mengden1990PeronealW,
  title={[Peroneal weakness].},
  author={Thomas Mengden and A Hermann and Wilhem Vetter},
  journal={Schweizerische Rundschau fur Medizin Praxis = Revue suisse de medecine Praxis},
  year={1990},
  volume={79 31-32},
  pages={927-8}
}
The 22 year old male patient was admitted because of right sided peroneal nerve palsy two months after transient foot drop on the left side. Both pareses developed under a strict dietary regime leading to a weight loss of about 30 kg within 3 months. Slimmers' paralysis of peroneal nerve was diagnosed after exclusion of polyneuropathy or trauma as possible… CONTINUE READING