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Basic Principles of Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Edited by Seyed Mansoor Rayegani

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

Peripheral nerve disorders are comprising one of the major clinical topics in neuromusculoskeletal disorders. Sharp nerve injuries, chronic entrapment syndromes, and peripheral neuropathic processes can be classified in this common medical topic. Different aspects of these disorders including anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, injury mechanisms, and different diagnostic and management methods need to be addressed when discussing this topic. The goal of preparing this book was to gather such pertinent chapters to cover these aspects.

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Basic Principles of Peripheral Nerve DisordersEdited by Seyed Mansoor Rayegani

Published: March 28th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1249

ISBN: 978-953-51-0407-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6934-5

Copyright year: 2012

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77766 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

21 Web of Science Citations

22 Dimensions Citations


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1. Pathophysiology of Peripheral Nerve Injury

By Tomas Madura


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2. Electrodiagnostic Medicine Consultation in Peripheral Nerve Disorders

By S. Mansoor Rayegani and R. Salman Roghani


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3. Galectin-1 as a Multifunctional Molecule in the Peripheral Nervous System After Injury

By Kazunori Sango, Hiroko Yanagisawa, Kazuhiko Watabe, Hidenori Horie and Toshihiko Kadoya


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4. Controlled Release Strategy Based on Biodegradable Microspheres for Neurodegenerative Disease Therapy

By Haigang Gu and Zhilian Yue


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5. Sensory Nerve Regeneration at the CNS-PNS Interface

By Xiaoqing Tang, Andrew Skuba, Seung-Baek Han, Hyukmin Kim, Toby Ferguson and Young-Jin Son


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6. Peripheral Nerve Reconstruction with Autologous Grafts

By Fabrizio Schonauer, Sergio Marlino, Stefano Avvedimento and Guido Molea


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7. Surgical Treatment of Peripheral Nerve Injury

By Hassan Hamdy Noaman


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8. Peripheral Nerve Surgery: Indications, Surgical Strategy and Results

By Jörg Bahm and Frédéric Schuind


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9. Neural - Glial Interaction in Neuropathic Pain

By Homa Manaheji


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10. An Approach to Identify Nerve Injury-Evoked Changes that Contribute to the Development or Protect Against the Development of Sustained Neuropathic Pain

By Esperanza Recio-Pinto, Monica Norcini and Thomas J.J. Blanck


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11. Neuropathic Pain Following Nerve Injury

By Stanislava Jergova


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12. Contribution of Inflammation to Chronic Pain Triggered by Nerve Injury

By S. Echeverry, S.H. Lee, T. Lim and J. Zhang


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13. Neuropathy Secondary to Chemotherapy: A Real Issue for Cancer Survivors

By Esther Uña Cidón


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14. Basics of Peripheral Nerve Injury Rehabilitation

By Reza Salman Roghani and Seyed Mansoor Rayegani


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15. Median and Ulnar Nerves Traumatic Injuries Rehabilitation

By Rafael Inácio Barbosa, Marisa de Cássia Registro Fonseca, Valéria Meirelles Carril Elui, Nilton Mazzer and Cláudio Henrique Barbieri


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