Bilateral femoral neuropathy after vaginal hysterectomy.


A case of bilateral femoral neuropathy as a complication of vaginal hysterectomy is presented. A 45-year-old woman developed weakness of both quadriceps, absence of bilateral knee jerks, and numbness over bilateral anteromedial thighs and medial lower legs after a vaginal hysterectomy. Electromyographic examination revealed evidence of denervation in the… (More)