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Meralgia Paresthetica (Entrapment of the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve)

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Description:

Meralgia paresthetica is an entrapment neuropathy involving the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. This nerve is a purely sensory nerve with no motor component.

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