BRACHIAL PLEXUS INJURY Symptoms and Treatments

BRACHIAL PLEXUS INJURY Symptoms and Treatments


A brachial plexus injury is an injury to
the brachial plexus the network of nerves that send signals from your spine
to your shoulder arm and hand a brachial plexus injury occurs when these nerves
are stretched or in the most serious cases born this happens as a result of
your shoulder being press down forcefully while your head is pushed up
and do away from the shoulder brachial plexus injury symptoms a fitting like an
electric shock or a burning sensation shooting down your arm numbness and
weakness in your arm the ability to use your fingers but not your shoulder or
elbow muscles the ability to use your arm but not your fingers complete lack
of movement and feeling in your entire arm including shoulder and hand severe
pain brachial plexus injury treatment nerves that have only been stretched
have a fair chance of recovering on their own but the healing process
sometimes forms scar tissue that must be removed surgically to improve the nerves
function surgical repair is often required for nerves that have
significant surrounding scar tissue or that have been cut or torn brachial
plexus injuries a common disease yet every individual needs unique treatment
and care we encourage people with brachial plexus injury and their
families to learn as much as possible about the latest medical treatment and
approaches as well as healthy lifestyle choices thank you

3 comments

  1. I have Brachial Plexus Causalgia my arm has felt like it has a 3rd degree burn 24/7 ,the Doctors after 49 years are cutting my pain meds in half even though I cut them much more than half before I saw this Doctor ,whom I like and trust but am in the most severe pain since being shot in brachial plexus over four decades ago there is no mercy no help ,I tried SCS and the Morphine Pump (it has Fentanyl in it),they act like I dont want it to work . The RSD (CRPS) and Fibro and Rheumatoid Arthritis are all Autoimmune diseases I think Im in Hades ,yes I know you have things much worse Right ? Thankl Please help RSD Brachial Plexus Causalgia rsdno

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