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115 Possible Causes for Meralgia Paresthetica

  • Obesity

    Meralgia paresthetica and tight trousers. JAMA 1984 ; 251 : 1553. 23. Meralgia paresthetica in a policeman: The belt or the gun.[] paresthetica Obstetric and perinatal: Pregnancy-related hypertension, fetal macrosomia, and pelvic dystocia [9] Surgical: Increased surgical risk and postoperative complications[] Meralgia paresthetica mimicking lumbar radiculopathy. Anesth Analg 1993 ; 76 : 1367 – 8. 52. Meralgia paresthetica and hypothyroidism.[]

  • Morbid Obesity

    BACKGROUND: Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is an effective treatment for morbid obesity, but might aggravate gastrointestinal complaints and food intolerance. The long-term prevalence of these symptoms has not been well studied. METHODS: In a cross-sectional study, all patients who underwent[…][]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][]

  • Anterior Thigh Pain

    . : Malignant secondary deposit in the iliac crest masquerading as meralgia paresthetica .[] Meralgia paresthetica is a compression neuropathy of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the groin.[] Ghavanini, MRA , Ghavanini, AA : Meralgia paresthetica as the presenting feature of chronic appendicitis .[]

  • Meralgia Paresthetica

    Surgical management of meralgia paresthetica is a viable option for patients in whom medical management fails.[] Meralgia paresthetica should be included in the differential diagnosis of localized alopecia of the anterior or lateral thigh.[] Nine patients with 10 cases of meralgia paresthetica did not benefit in the long term from conservative management.[]

  • Seat Belt Injury

    Seat belts uncommonly result in various injuries to the abdominal area, such as mesenteric tears, bowel perforations, and abdominal aortic ruptures. We describe a case of a massive subcutaneous hematoma causing hemorrhagic shock from significant lacerations to the inguinal region, related to the use of a seat belt.[…][]

  • Femoral Neuropathy

    Keywords: Femoral neuropathy, Meralgia paresthetica, Iliacus hematoma INTRODUCTION Femoral neuropathy, an uncommon peripheral neuropathy, may show symptoms such as atrophy[] paresthetica (1.4/100,000).[] However, a cause for meralgia paresthetica is not always found, as was apparently the case when Freud had it.[]

  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    Other common nerve entrapment syndromes include ulnar neuropathy at the elbow or wrist and lateral femoral cutaneous neuropathy, also known as meralgia paresthetica.[] This chapter will cover the most common entrapment syndromes: carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, meralgia paresthetica, suprascapular nerve entrapment, and tarsal[] Common nerve entrapment syndromes are carpal tunnel syndrome from compression of the median nerve, causing nerve pain in your hand; meralgia paresthetica from compression[]

  • Ilioinguinal Nerve Entrapment

    Paresthetica 225 Chapter 44 Saphenous Nerve Syndrome 229 Chapter 45 Popliteal Entrapment Syndrome 233 Chapter 46 Peroneal Tunnel Syndrome 239 Chapter 47 Superficial Peroneal[] This one is […] Continue Reading Entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, diagnosed medically as Meralgia Paresthetica, has been poorly understood.[] paresthetica) Compressive neuropathy of lateral femoral cutaneous nerve exacerbated by tights belts prolonged hip flexion Treatment nonoperative release of compressive objects[]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    A common peripheral neuropathy, meralgia paresthetica, is characterized by burning sensations, numbness, and sensitivity of the front of the thighs.[] Entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the waist, called meralgia paresthetica , causes numbness at the outer part of the thigh.[]

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