Clin Geriatr Med 2021 May 23;37(2):241-252. Epub 2021 Mar 23.
Florida Atlantic University, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Boca Raton, FL, USA; Marcus Neuroscience Institute, Boca Raton Regional Hospital, 800 Meadow Road, Boca Raton, FL 33486, USA.
Compression neuropathies, also known as entrapment neuropathies, are common neurologic conditions seen in medicine. These often are due to mechanical injury, either compression or stretch of the affected nerve, and initially result in focal demyelinating changes. If left untreated, secondary axonal injury and lasting disability can result. Read More