Muscle hernias of the leg: A case report and comprehensive review of the literature.

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A case involving a retired, elderly male war veteran with a symptomatic peroneus brevis muscle hernia causing superficial peroneal nerve compression with chosen surgical management is presented. Symptomatic muscle hernias of the extremities occur most commonly in the leg and are a rare cause of chronic leg pain. Historically, treating military surgeons… (More)

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@article{Nguyen2013MuscleHO, title={Muscle hernias of the leg: A case report and comprehensive review of the literature.}, author={Jesse T. Nguyen and Jenny Lee Nguyen and Michael J. Wheatley and Tuan Anh Nguyen}, journal={The Canadian journal of plastic surgery = Journal canadien de chirurgie plastique}, year={2013}, volume={21 4}, pages={243-7} }