Peripheral Nerves: Imaging, Electrophysiology and Surgical Techniques

A special issue of Journal of Clinical Medicine (ISSN 2077-0383). This special issue belongs to the section "Clinical Neurology".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 January 2025 | Viewed by 165

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Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
Interests: MRI; MSK imaging; bone tumors; soft tiffue tumors; DTI; radiomics; cardiac CT; cardiac MRI; prostate MRI; MSK ultrasound
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Department of Medicine and Surgery, Neurology Unit, University Hospital “San Giovanni di Dio e Ruggi d’Aragona”, University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: neuropathies; inflammatory neuropathies; nerve entrapment; motor-neuron disease; neurophysiology

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Department of Neurosurgery, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario "A. Gemelli" IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: peripheral nerve tumor; nerve entrapment; nerve reconstruction; brain tumor; pituitary; cerebrovascular disease; spine disorders

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

According to the World Health Organisation, 22% of primary care patients worldwide suffer from such intense pain that it impairs their capacity to carry out regular activities. Experiencing long-lasting pain can have harmful consequences for both physical and emotional health. Collaborative efforts involving musculoskeletal radiologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedists, and physiatrists are crucial for accurately diagnosing and treating neurological pain resulting from nerve compression, trauma, and tumors. Peripheral nerve entrapments in the limbs can occur due to multiple factors and manifest at different levels of severity. Peripheral nerve injuries originating from accidents can lead to substantial impairment and greatly affect individuals’ lives. Early evaluation, precise and immediate intervention, and attentive oversight are all critical. Peripheral nerve tumors, which are primarily benign, are uncommon in adults without pre-existing health issues. Neurofibromas and schwannomas are separate types of tumors that can occur alone or together with neurofibromatosis (NF).

Dr. Raffaele Natella
Dr. Aniello Iovino
Dr. Vito Stifano
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Keywords

  • MRI
  • MSK imaging
  • soft-tissue tumors
  • DTI
  • neuropathies
  • inflammatory neuropathies
  • nerve entrapment
  • motor neuron disease
  • neurophysiology
  • MSK ultrasound
  • peripheral nerve tumor
  • nerve entrapment
  • nerve reconstruction

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