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Median Neuropathy Summary

Description: Disease involving the median nerve, from its origin at the BRACHIAL PLEXUS to its termination in the hand. Clinical features include weakness of wrist and finger flexion, forearm pronation, thenar abduction, and loss of sensation over the lateral palm, first three fingers, and radial half of the ring finger. Common sites of injury include the elbow, where the nerve passes through the two heads of the pronator teres muscle (pronator syndrome) and in the carpal tunnel (CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME).

Also Known As: Medial Neuropathy, Distal; Median Nerve Neuralgia; Median Neuropathy, Proximal; Neuropathy, Median; Distal Medial Neuropathies Show All >>

Networked: 15 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Median Neuropathy

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. tebufenozide (Mimic) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  3. Streptokinase : 1 result : FDA 1
  4. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin) : 1 result : IBA
  5. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride) : 1 result : FDA 50 Generic
  6. 1-dodecylpyridoxal (PLD) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Median Neuropathy

  1. Wound Infection (Wound Infections)
  2. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (Syndrome, Thoracic Outlet)
  3. Radiculopathy (Radiculopathy, Cervical)
  4. Polyneuropathies (Polyneuropathy)
  5. Ulnar Neuropathies (Ulnar Neuropathy)
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Key Therapies for Median Neuropathy

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  1. Acupuncture Points (Acupuncture Point) : 1 result
  2. Peritoneal Dialysis : 1 result
  3. Osteotomy : 1 result
  4. Ligation : 1 result
  5. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 1 result
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