• peripheral
  • This book is a comprehensive illustrated surgical guide to operative exposures of the spinal nerves, also known as peripheral nerves. (springer.com)
  • Importantly, unlike other peripheral nerve atlases, this book is accompanied by videos of different approaches. (springer.com)
  • In the SNL model of peripheral neuropathy, the L5 and L6 spinal nerves are isolated and can either be cut or tightly ligated with surgical silk. (mdbiosciences.com)
  • branches
  • Each chapter is devoted to a particular nerve and describes the origin, anatomic relations, branches, surgical approaches, and clinical significance. (springer.com)
  • innervation
  • The S1 nerve root also supplies innervation for the ankle jerk (tap on the achilles tendon and the foot goes down), and a loss of this reflex indicates S1 impingement, although it does not create loss of function. (spine-health.com)
  • This can cause hand dysfunction (this nerve supplies innervation to the small muscles of the hand). (spine-health.com)