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Lumbosacral plexopathy after gynecologic surgery: case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8678139     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Very unusual lumbosacral plexopathy, symptoms appearing after an uncomplicated abdominal hysterectomy prompted a review of the literature. The patient's symptoms spanned the somatic and autonomic systems and ranged from T-11 to S-4; a cause that would explain these is perplexing. Pelvic neuroanatomy and plexopathy symptoms are presented. Etiologies of neurologic symptoms are discussed and preventive strategies are explored.
J D Alsever
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  174     ISSN:  0002-9378     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol.     Publication Date:  1996 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-08-09     Completed Date:  1996-08-09     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370476     Medline TA:  Am J Obstet Gynecol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1769-77; discussion 1777-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Salem Clinic, Salem, Oregon, 97303, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Endometriosis / surgery
Hysterectomy / adverse effects*
Lumbosacral Plexus*
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / etiology*

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