Anatomy of the superficial peroneal nerve related to the harvesting for nerve graft

@article{Agthong2007AnatomyOT,
  title={Anatomy of the superficial peroneal nerve related to the harvesting for nerve graft},
  author={Sithiporn Agthong and Thanasil Huanmanop and Thananetr Sasivongsbhakdi and Kacha Ruenkhwan and Atjima Piyawacharapun and Vilai Chentanez},
  journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy},
  year={2007},
  volume={30},
  pages={145-148}
}
The superficial peroneal nerve (SPN) is one of the two main branches of the common peroneal nerve, which become cutaneous nerve on the lateral side of distal leg and dorsum of foot. The use of SPN as nerve graft has been introduced; however, important data regarding the morphometric anatomy of this nerve and its branches, medial and intermediate dorsal cutaneous nerves (MDN and IDN, respectively) to support this application remain incomplete. Eighty-five legs of cadavers were dissected and the… CONTINUE READING