Predictive Factors in Compressive Neuropathies Treatment Outcome


Peripheral nerve damage may lead to substantial mor-bidity, and the costs associated with these conditions can be elevated for both the individual and society.
Nerve entrapment syndromes represent a common occurrence, but sometimes are not correctly diagnosed. They appear more frequently and are better known in upper limb. Carpal tunnel syndrome has the higher prevalence, of 3.72% in USA[1]. […]