Category: Peripheral nerveSurgical Management of Lower Extremity Entrapment Neuropathies Part IPathophysiology, Clinical Presentation, and ManagementCounelis, George J. M.D.; Zager, Eric L. M.D. Author Information Dr. Counelis is Resident, and Dr. Zager is Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, 5 Silverstein Pavilion, 3400 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104; e-mail: [email protected]. The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Editor: Ali F. Krisht, M.D.* University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Production Assistant: Ronalda Williams Editorial Board: Ossama Al-Mefty, M.D. Evandro De Oliveira, M.D. Curtis A. Dickman, M.D. Rudolph Fahlbusch, M.D. John Fox, M.D. Allan Friedman, M.D. Douglas Kondziolka, M.D. Mark Linskey, M.D. Tom Origitano, M.D. Glenn Pait, M.D. Kalmon Post, M.D. Chandra Sen, M.D. Robert Solomon, M.D. Martin Weiss, M.D. Gazi Yasargil, M.D. * Dr. Krisht has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Contemporary Neurosurgery: January 15, 2002 - Volume 24 - Issue 1 - p 1-5 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Recall the pathophysiology of lower extremity entrapment neuropathy. 2. Describe the anatomy, clinical findings, and treatment options of meralgia paresthetica. 3. Describe the anatomy, clinical findings, and treatment options of common peroneal nerve entrapment. © 2002 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.