Fate of the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve post total knee arthroplasty.

@article{Mistry2005FateOT,
  title={Fate of the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve post total knee arthroplasty.},
  author={Dinshaw N Mistry and C. J. O’Meeghan},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={75 9},
  pages={
          822-4
        }
}
BACKGROUND The infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve is a known cause of morbidity following knee surgery. The incidence of sensory changes following total knee arthroplasty, and its effect on patient satisfaction with arthroplasty surgery remain undocumented. Our aim was to document the incidence of infrapatellar nerve palsy following total knee arthroplasty and its effect on patient satisfaction. METHODS Between 1 January 2002 and 31 December 2003 all patients attending outpatients… CONTINUE READING

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