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*  Popliteal fossa
... common fibular nerve (also known as the common peroneal nerve) Popliteal lymph nodes and Dharmy vessels It is of note that the ... posterior division of the medial cutaneous nerve, lateral sural cutaneous nerve, and medial sural cutaneous nerve deep fascia ... The popliteal, posterior tibial, and peroneal arteries. Nerves of the right lower extremity Posterior view. Muscles of thigh. ... Hamstring Buckenmaier III C; Bleckner L (2008). "Chapter 20: Popliteal nerve block" (PDF). The Military Advanced Regional ...
*  Local anesthetic nerve block
It is done above the knee on the posterior leg where the sciatic nerve starts splitting into the common peroneal and tibial ... Local anesthetic nerve block (local anesthetic regional nerve blockade, or often simply nerve block) is a short-term nerve ... The local anesthetic bathes the nerve and numbs the area of the body that is innervated by that nerve. The goal of the nerve ... The sciatic nerve block is done for surgeries at or below the knee. The nerve is located in the gluteus maximus muscle. The ...
*  Zenker's paralysis
Peroneal nerve paralysis usually leads to neuromuscular disorder, peroneal nerve injury, or foot drop which can be symptoms of ... Causing factors of peroneal nerve palsy are such as musculoskeletal or peroneal nerve injuries. Usually paralysis occurs at the ... Dysfunction of a single nerve such as the common peroneal nerve is called a mononeuropathy. Mononeuropathy means the nerve ... Most studies reported that about 30% of peroneal nerve palsy is followed from knee dislocations. Peroneal nerve injury occurs ...
*  Common peroneal nerve
Common fibular nerve Common peroneal nerve Common peroneal nerve Deep fibular nerve Peroneal strike Peroneal vein Peroneus ... The common peroneal nerve (common fibular nerve; external popliteal nerve; lateral popliteal nerve) is a nerve in the lower leg ... Surgical procedures involving the nerve involve: Peroneal nerve decompression To surgically decompress the peroneal nerve, an ... Deep peroneal nerve decompression In the surgical treatment of deep peroneal nerve entrapment in the foot, a ligament from the ...
*  Superficial peroneal nerve
The superficial peroneal nerve or superior fibular nerve, innervates the peroneus longus and peroneus brevis muscles and the ... Nerves of the dorsum of the foot. Anatomy photo:15:st-0505 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "The Leg - Nerves". ... which is innervated by the deep peroneal nerve). It passes forward between the peroneus muscles and the extensor digitorum ... and finally divides into a medial dorsal cutaneous nerve and an intermediate dorsal cutaneous nerve. In its course between the ...
*  Deep peroneal nerve
The deep peroneal nerve begins at the bifurcation of the common peroneal nerve (into the superficial and deep peroneal nerves ... The deep peroneal nerve (deep fibular nerve) begins at the bifurcation of the common peroneal nerve between the fibula and ... Deep nerves of the front of the leg. Nerves of the dorsum of the foot. Deep fibular nerve This article incorporates text in the ... The deep peroneal nerve is also subject to injury resulting from lower motor neuron disease, diabetes, ischemia, and infectious ...
*  Sural communicating branch of common peroneal nerve
The sural communicating branch of common peroneal nerve is a nerve which gives rise to the sural nerve. It is absent 20% of the ... "Anatomy of the sural nerve complex". J Hand Surg. 12 (6): 1119-23. PMID 3693848. ...
*  Gerdy's tubercle
The peroneal nerve runs near to it. Starkey, Chad (2009). Examination of Orthopedic and Athletic Injuries (3rd ed.). ... Rubel, I. F.; Schwarzbard, I; Leonard, A; Cece, D (2004). "Anatomic location of the peroneal nerve at the level of the proximal ...
*  Restless legs syndrome
"Entrapment of crural branches of the common peroneal nerve". Advanced Peripheral Nerve Surgery and Minimal Invasive Spinal ...
*  Broström procedure
... sural nerve and lesser saphenous vein (which might be ligated), and branches of the superficial peroneal nerve; Proceeding ... Another complication is superficial peroneal nerve distribution sensation reduction. Generalized ligaments laxity may also ... peroneal tendon exploration would require a posterolateral longitudinal incision; Surgeons care for peroneal tendons, ...
*  Actin
Pigott TJ, Jefferson D (1991). "Idiopathic common peroneal nerve palsy--a review of thirteen cases". British Journal of ... This alters actin's interaction with the ADF/cofilin system, which regulates the dynamics of nerve cell cytoskeleton formation ... in Schwann cells causes a specific pattern of expression for the genes involved in the myelinization of this type of nerve cell ...
*  Palsy
... a common name for bilateral peroneal nerve palsy that may be triggered by sustained squatting Third nerve palsy, involving ... "Toğrol E. Bilateral peroneal nerve palsy induced by prolonged squatting. Mil Med. 2000 Mar;165(3):240-2". Findarticles.com. ... impairment of cranial nerves Cerebral palsy, a neural disorder caused by intracranial lesions Conjugate gaze palsy, a disorder ... cranial nerve III Dan Agin, More Than Genes: What Science Can Tell Us About Toxic Chemicals, Development, and the Risk to Our ...
*  Steppage gait
It can be caused by damage to the deep peroneal nerve. A video of a neuropathic gait Foot drop Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease ... sclerosis Syphilis Guillain-Barré syndrome Spinal disc herniation Anterior Compartment Muscle Atrophy Deep fibular nerve Injury ...
*  Tourniquet
The tourniquet should not be placed on the ulnar/peroneal nerve. The silicone ring device cannot be used on patients with blood ... The primitive device may stem the flow of blood but side-effects such as soft tissue damage and nerve damage may occur due to ... Gilliatt, R. W.; Ochoa, J.; Rudge, P.; Neary, D. (1974). "The cause of nerve damage in acute compression". Transactions of the ... Ochoa, J; Fowler, T J; Gilliatt, R W (December 1972). "Anatomical changes in peripheral nerves compressed by a pneumatic ...
*  Lateral sural cutaneous nerve
The lateral sural cutaneous nerve originates from the common peroneal nerve. One branch, the peroneal anastomotic (n. ... and joins with the medial sural cutaneous nerve to form the sural nerve. The peroneal anastomotic is occasionally continued ... The lateral sural cutaneous nerve (lateral cutaneous branch of the sural nerve) supplies the skin on the posterior and lateral ...
*  Hereditary multiple exostoses
Knee osteotomies are associated with high incidence of peroneal nerve paralysis. Surgery, physical therapy and pain management ... Problems may be had in later life and these could include weak bones and nerve damage. The reported rate of transformation ... Depending on their location the exostoses can cause the following problems: pain or numbness from nerve compression, vascular ...
*  Functional electrical stimulation
At the moment just before the heel off phase of gait occurs, the stimulator delivers a stimulus to the common peroneal nerve, ... The stimulated nerve bundle includes motor nerves (efferent nerves-descending nerves from the central nervous system to muscles ... and sensory nerves (afferent nerves-ascending nerves from sensory organs to the central nervous system). The electrical charge ... The first commercially available FES devices treated foot drop by stimulating the peroneal nerve during gait. In this case, a ...
*  Naftalan oil
... occipital nerve, sciatic nerve, intercostal neuralgia; Neuritis of the facial, radial, elbow, femoral, tibial and peroneal ... neuralgia of the trigeminal nerve, neuritis of the radial and tibial nerves. The use of naftalan is appropriate for diseases of ... Strumpell-Miarie disease Neuralgia of the trigeminal nerve, ... nerves; Lumbar-scissor radiculitis; Shoulder plexitis and ...
*  Microneurography
Two astronauts measured MSNA from peroneal nerves of their fellow astronauts. The findings support earlier observations that ... Nerve fibers of various kinds are more or less randomly mixed in most nerves. This is true for fibers of different functions as ... To study nerve impulses of an identified neural system, a fine tungsten needle electrode is inserted into the nerve and ... An individual nerve consists of a number of parallel fascicles, i.e. bundles of nerve fibers enclosed within a connective ...
*  Superior extensor retinaculum of foot
... under it are found also the anterior tibial vessels and deep peroneal nerve. It is found on the lateral side of the lower leg, ... Peroneal retinacula This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918). ...
*  Extensor hallucis longus muscle
Deep peroneal(fibular) nerve, branch of common peroneal(fibular) nerve (L4, L5, S1). Dorsum of Foot. Deep dissection. Dorsum of ... The anterior tibial vessels and deep peroneal nerve lie between it and the Tibialis anterior. The fibers pass downward, and end ...
*  Plantar reflex
Toe extensors (extensor hallicus longus, extensor digitorum longus) are innervated by the deep peroneal nerve. Loss of normal ... Afferent: Nociception detected in the S1 dermatome and travels up the tibial nerve to the sciatic nerve to roots of L5,S1 and ... Efferent: Motor response back through the L5,S1 roots to the sciatic nerve to its bifurcation. Toe flexors are innervated by ...
*  Neurofibroma
The authors state: "Our case was operated, as both the cutaneous and deep branches of the peroneal nerve were involved causing ... Plexiform neurofibromas can grow from nerves in the skin or from more internal nerve bundles, and can be very large. Internal ... "A case of isolated giant plexiform neurofibroma involving all branches of the common peroneal nerve". Archives of Orthopaedic ... A neurofibroma is a benign nerve sheath tumor in the peripheral nervous system. In 90% of cases they're found as stand-alone ...
*  Extensor hallucis brevis muscle
Nerve supplied by lateral terminal branch of Deep Peroneal Nerve (deep fibular nerve) (proximal sciatic branches S1, S2). Same ...
*  Tumefactive multiple sclerosis
They often mimic a variety of other diseases including ischemic stroke, peroneal nerve palsy and intracranial neurologic ... In standard MS are a result of inflammation of the optic nerve, known as optic neuritis. The effects of optic neuritis can be ... how MS results in physical fatigue but it is known that the repetitive usage of the same neural pathways results in nerve fiber ...
*  List of diseases (C)
... recessive Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease Charcot-Marie-Tooth peroneal muscular atrophy, X-linked CHARGE syndrome Charles' disease ... Coloboma of iris Coloboma of lens ala nasi Coloboma of macula type B brachydactyly Coloboma of macula Coloboma of optic nerve ...
*  Tibialis anterior muscle
Deep peroneal (fibular) nerve, branch of common peroneal (fibular) nerve (L4, L5, S1). A deep portion of the muscle is rarely ... It is innervated by the deep peroneal nerve and acts as both an antagonist and a synergist of the tibialis posterior. However, ... The tibialis anterior overlaps the anterior tibial vessels and deep peroneal nerve in the upper part of the leg. It arises from ...