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Brachial plexus injuries 

Brachial plexus injuries
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Brachial plexus injuries
Author(s):

Grey Giddins

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.012026
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date: 13 December 2019

Serious injury, usually closed

C5/C6 injuries commonest

More proximal injuries have best results

Early treatment leads to better results

Direct repair if possible

Arthrodesis or muscle transfer may be useful.

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