Pectoralis major to scapula transfer for patients with serratus anterior palsy.

  title={Pectoralis major to scapula transfer for patients with serratus anterior palsy.},
  author={Cristian Stein Borges and Paulo Henrique Ruschel and Marco Tonding Ferreira},
  journal={Techniques in hand & upper extremity surgery},
  volume={15 3},
Serratus anterior palsy can be a very disabling condition. However, not much has been written about many other upper limb palsies and the surgical approaches for them. In contrast, not much has been published about this particular muscle palsy. Most investigators engaged in the treatment of peripheral nerve palsies are focused on the restoration of elbow flexion/extension and shoulder abduction/external rotation. Nevertheless, scapulothoracic stability is of utmost importance for shoulder… CONTINUE READING


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