Surgical treatment for total root avulsion type brachial plexus injuries by neurotization: A prospective comparison study between total and hemicontralateral C7 nerve root transfer

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PURPOSE We conducted a clinical study to evaluate the effects of neurotization, especially comparing the total contralateral C7 (CC7) root transfer to hemi-CC7 transfer, on total root avulsion brachial plexus injuries (BPI). METHODS Forty patients who received neurotization for BPI were enrolled in this prospective study. Group 1 (n = 20) received hemi… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/micr.22148

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