Upper limb nerve examination final year mbbs lecture

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" Final Year MB BS " Lecture on Upper Limb Nerve Examination by Mr. Adeel Abbas

Upper limb nerve examination final year mbbs lecture

  1. 1. By; Mr. Adeel Abbas
  2. 2. Which is the Largest Branch of Brachial Plexus?
  3. 3. Which Nerve is the Nerve of Flexor Compartment of Forearm?
  4. 4. Which Nerve is the Nerve of Extensor Compartment of Forearm?
  5. 5. Which Nerve is the “Eye of Hand”?
  6. 6. Median Nerve Root Value? •C5-8 & T1
  7. 7. Median Nerve Entrapment
  8. 8. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome What is it? What is Carpal Tunnel?
  9. 9. What are the Causes? • MEDIAN TRAPS •Median Artery (Persistant). •Edema of Pregnancy. •Diabetes. •Idiopathic. •Acromegaly. •Neoplasm. •Thyroid (Myxedema). •Rheumatoid Arthritis. •Amyloid. •Pneumatic Drill Use. •SLE.
  10. 10. What are the Symptoms? Pain. Numbness.
  11. 11. Signs of Median Nerve Injury
  12. 12. Cigarette Burns
  13. 13. Hand of Benediction
  14. 14. Ape’s Hand
  15. 15. How You Should Manage? Workup; EMG / Nerve Conduction Study. Initial Treatment; Rest. Wrist Splint. NSAIDs. Surgery; Release Transverse Carpal Ligament.
  16. 16. Clinical Examination Wash Hand. Introduce Yourself. Take Informed Consent. Proper Exposure (Sleeves Rolled Up) .
  17. 17. Ulnar Nerve Root Value? •C5-7.
  18. 18. Signs of Ulnar Nerve Injury Claw Hand… Froment’s Sign…
  19. 19. Sever Claw Hand
  20. 20. Radial Nerve Root Value? •C5-8 & T1
  21. 21. Signs of Radial Nerve Injury
  22. 22. Thank youThank you

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