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Nervenarzt. 1993 Oct;64(10):677-80.

[Endogenous bilateral compression syndrome of the suprascapular nerve. Overview and case report].

[Article in German]

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Friedrich-Baur-Institut, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München.

Abstract

Entrapment of the suprascapular nerve with shoulder pain and atrophic paresis of both the supraspinatus and infraspinatus muscles has been known since the fifties. So far a bilateral entrapment of the suprascapular nerve has rarely been described. We present a report of an endogenous bilateral entrapment neuropathy of the suprascapular nerve and discuss the differential diagnoses in relation to therapeutic and prognostic consequences.

PMID:
8232684
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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