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Patient With Infection Develops Severe Muscle Atrophy PHRENIC NERVE INJURY Expert Case

Patient With Infection Develops Severe Muscle Atrophy

This case involves an otherwise healthy female who initially presented to her pediatrician with a mass in her neck. Given the mass’s persistence over an extended period of time, the patient was referred for an biopsy of the affected lymph node. The biopsy  …

Hernia Repair Turns Deadly PHRENIC NERVE INJURY Expert Case

Hernia Repair Turns Deadly

A 45-year-old male patient presented to an outpatient surgical center for laparoscopic repair of a hiatal hernia using Composix mesh. The procedure went without any complication and the patient was discharged the next day after receiving a prophylactic do …

Nicked Phrenic Nerve Causes Respiratory Issues PHRENIC NERVE INJURY Expert Case

Nicked Phrenic Nerve Causes Respiratory Issues

…  shoulder pain secondary to a sports related rotator cuff injury. The patient underwent a brachial plexus interscalene block procedure …  of treatment, the patient suffered severe damage to the phrenic nerve and resultant paralysis of the …