Motor Nerve Conduction Study in Raynaud's Phenomenon
- SOME OBSERVATIONS ON PATIENTS WITH RAYNAUD'S DISEASE AFTER SYMPATHECTOMY. Nieveen, J.; van der Slikke, L. B. // Angiology;Aug1959 Part 1, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p233
Three female patients with a serious form of Raynaud's disease, especially in the lower extremities, are described. The patients were examined with the aid of skin temperature measurements and reflection photoplethysmography. It was possible to abolish the spastic conditions which also existed...
- Raynaud's phenomenon and thermal entrainment: an objective test. Lafferty, K.; de Trafford, J.C.; Roberts, V.C.; Cotton, L.T. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/8/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6359, p90
Assesses the diagnosis of Raynaud's phenomenon. Detection of vasomotor control abnormality; Use of hemodynamic test in conducting the diagnosis; Application of thermal entrainment of the vasomotor control system in determining the phenomenon.
- Exaggerated postural vasoconstrictor reflex in Raynaud's phenomenon. Olsen, Niels; Petring, Oscar Ulf; Rossing, Niels // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/9/1987, Vol. 294 Issue 6581, p1186
Examines the central and local regulation of capillary blood flow in the finger of patients with Raynaud's phenomenon. Discovery on the vasoconstrictor reflexes in normal fingers; Comparison between normal fingers and fingers of subjects with Raynaud's phenomenon; Implications on the augmented...
- Bilateral lumbosacral plexopathy after mesenteric thrombosis. García-Manzanares, M D; Forner-Cordero, I; Lavara-Perona, M C; Sánchez-Ponce, G; Gisbert-Vicens, J // Spinal Cord;Jul1999, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p522
OBJECTIVE:: A case of lumbosacral plexopathy (LSP) following operation for mesenteric thrombosis. DESIGN:: Case report of a 64-year-old man who developed weakness and numbness of the distal legs after an operation for mesenteric thrombosis. SETTING:: Department of Physical Medicine and...
- Engineering an artificial nerve graft for the repair of severe nerve injuries. Navarro, X.; Rodriguez, F.J.; Ceballos, D.; Verdu, E. // Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing;Mar2003, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p220
Presents a study that evaluated the ability of Schwann cells transplanted into a nerve guide to improve regeneration after sciatic nerve resection. Discussion on the repair of peripheral nerve injuries; Design of an artificial nerve graft; Analysis of matrix components prefilling the nerve guide.
- Brachial Plexus Compression Following Peraxillary Artery Angiography. Gierson, Eugene D.; Kilpatrick, William // Angiology;Dec1974, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p777
We report a case of nerve compression by hematoma following peraxillary artery angiography. We urge early operation for such patients to avoid permanent neurologic damage of the arm, and cite evidence from the literature to support our view.
- Let your fingers do the talking. // Engineer (00137758);2/12/2007, Vol. 293 Issue 7717, p7
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- CLINICAL PLETHYSMOGRAPHY. Winsor, Travis // Angiology;Apr1953, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p149
Various plethysmographic procedures useful for the examination of patients with peripheral vascular disease are described. The vasodilating procedures of most importance are the posterior tibial nerve block, body heating with or without alcohol and reactive hyperemia. These procedures used in...
- Treatment of vasculitic peripheral neuropathy: a retrospective analysis of outcome. L. Mathew; K. Talbot; S. Love; S. Puvanarajah; M. Donaghy // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Jan2007, Vol. 100 Issue 1, p41
Background: Vasculitis of the peripheral nervous system (PNS) is rare. There are no controlled treatment trials, and clinical practice is guided by experience from case series and indirectly by analogy with systemic vasculitis.Methods: We identified patients (n = 212) with possible vasculitic...