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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld answered
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Neuropraxia is a description of a type of nerve injury in which the outer covering of the nerve called myelin is damaged which causes a delay in nerve ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Can emg ncs tell the difference between neuropraxia and axonometesis, can it diagnose how long the nerve will take to fully recover?
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez answered
12 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes and no: Yes am EMG /ncs is used to differentiate neuropraxia and axonotmesis but the test itself cannot tell how long a lesion will take to recover. The phys ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Mononeuropathy of left peronealnerve of demyelinatingtype, with ncv58(lower than other leg by 10) I only feel pain after much sprinting. Neuropraxia?
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md answered
25 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
As much as 18 months: Neuropraxia's are stretch injuries to the nerve. The nerves can slowly regenerate and probably by 18 months your are maximized. You need to be follo ... Read More
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I od'd 3 months ago and lost feeling in my fingers, left hand, following a week on life support. Diagnoses was neuropraxia. Could this be permanent?
A 27-year-old female asked:
I have torn the ligaments on the lateral aspect of my ankle how will I know if it needs surgery to repair? I’m in a moon boot for now as i cannot straighten the ankle or flatten my foot. I have some neuropraxia also
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