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Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography:
doi: 10.1097/RCT.0b013e31827172fe
Neuroradiology

Magnetic Resonance Neurography of Peroneal Palsy in Crossed-Legs Habit: Case Report

Righini, Andrea MD*; Re, Thomas J. MD*; Manzini, Claudio MD; Parazzini, Cecilia MD*; Doneda, Chiara MD*; Saporito, Tommaso MD*

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Abstract

Abstract: “Drop foot” palsy attributed to the prolonged and repetitive maintenance of the crossed-leg posture has been occasionally reported. We report, to the best of our knowledge, the first case of magnetic resonance imaging evidence of peroneal nerve abnormalities related to right drop-foot palsy in a tall healthy subject with habit of prolonged daily leg crossing.

© 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

  

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