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Root of brachial plexus

Known as: Set of roots of brachial plexus, Set of roots of brachial nerve plexus, Radices plexus brachialis 
General anatomical term which refers to either the anterior ramus of fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth cervical or first thoracic nerve.
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2012
2012
PURPOSE In this report, we present our experience on the repair of brachial plexus root avulsion injuries with the use of… Expand
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2012
2012
Background The potential for injection into the brachial plexus root at cervical levels must be considered during interscalene… Expand
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2009
2009
PURPOSE To report the results of nerve transfer to the serratus anterior muscle using the thoracodorsal nerve for winged scapula… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To retrospectively determine the risks and benefits of contralateral C7 nerve root transfer in infants and children… Expand
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2005
2005
OUTCOME Aberrations observed during surgical treatments inspired us to initiate the investigation of variations in the formation… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The majority of adult brachial plexus palsies are posttraumatic injuries caused by high-energy forces, usually involving motor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECT Hypoglossal nerve (12th cranial nerve) transfer was performed to treat the sequelae of brachial plexus root avulsion in 12… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
From 1986 to 1994, 82 patients with brachial plexus root avulsion were operated on using a contralateral C7 nerve-root transfer… Expand
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1991
1991
The authors had designed cervical root nerve transfer from the contralateral normal side for the treatment of brachial plexus… Expand
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
In summary, this technique provides a number of well-differentiated sensory and voluntary motor fibers. This number is certainly… Expand
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