cheiralgia paresthetica

a type of radial neuropathy owing to compression of the superficial ramus of the radial nerve, with pain and paresthesias.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cheiralgia paresthetica — is a neuropathy of the hand generally caused by compression or trauma to the superficial branch of the radial nerve.[1] The area affected is typically on the back or side of the hand at the base of the thumb, near the anatomical snuffbox, but may …   Wikipedia

  • cheiralgia — Obsolete term for pain and paresthesia in the hand. c. paresthetica compression neuropathy of the superficial branch of the radial nerve, marked by pain and paresthesia over the …   Medical dictionary

  • Wartenberg disease — cheiralgia paresthetica …   Medical dictionary

  • Meralgia paraesthetica — Classification and external resources Innervation of lateral cutaneous nerve of thigh (shaded area) on right leg. ICD 10 G …   Wikipedia

  • Complex regional pain syndrome — Complex regional pain syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS/RSD) Classification and external resources ICD 10 M89.0, G56.4 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome — Classification and external resources Transverse section at the wrist. The median nerve is colored yellow. The carpal tunnel consists of the bones and flexor retinaculum. ICD 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Phantom limb — For other uses, see Phantom limb (disambiguation). Phantom limb Classification and external resources ICD 10 G54.6 G54.7 ICD …   Wikipedia

  • Peripheral neuropathy — Neuropathy redirects here. For other uses, see Neuropathy (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Nephropathy. Peripheral neuropathy Classification and external resources …   Wikipedia

  • Thoracic outlet syndrome — Classification and external resources The right brachial plexus, viewed from in front. In thoracic outlet syndrome there is compressio …   Wikipedia

  • Demyelinating disease — Classification and external resources Photomicrograph of a demyelinating MS Lesion. Immunohistochemical staining for CD68 highlights numerous macrophages (brown). Original magnification 10×. ICD …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.