Winged Scapula Syndrome in Long Thoracic Nerve Neuropathy (Clinical Case, Differential Diagnosis)

Authors

  • M.Yu. Delva Higher State Educational Institution of Ukraine «Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy», Poltava; First City Clinical Hospital, Poltava
  • O.S. Nikiforova Higher State Educational Institution of Ukraine «Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy», Poltava; First City Clinical Hospital, Poltava

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22141/2224-0713.7.77.2015.78145

Keywords:

long thoracic nerve, neuropathy, winged scapula syndrome, differential diagnosis

Abstract

The article presents the clinical case of winged scapula syndrome due to isolated long thoracic nerve neuropathy. There were discussed the main causes, clinical picture and the management of long thoracic nerve injuries, as well as the issues of differential diagnosis for winged scapula syndrome of neurogenic origin.

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Published

2015-12-01

Issue

Section

To practicing Neurologist