Atormac
brintellex
Neurology India
menu-bar5 Open access journal indexed with Index Medicus
  Users online: 1523  
 Home | Login 
About Editorial board Articlesmenu-bullet NSI Publicationsmenu-bullet Search Instructions Online Submission Subscribe Videos Etcetera Contact
  Navigate Here 
    Next article
    Previous article
    Table of Contents

 Resource Links
    Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
    Citation Manager
    Access Statistics
    Reader Comments
    Email Alert *
    Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1266    
    Printed49    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded0    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal

 

 
Year : 1998  |  Volume : 46  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 303--306

Peripheral nerve damage following lightening injury.


Division of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Correspondence Address:
B Karak
Division of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


PMID: 29508827

Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

A 20 year old male after being struck by lightening remained quadriplegic for several months and finally almost fully recovered. His weakness was due to extensive peripheral nerve injury (involvement of plexuses, radicles and peripheral nerve trunks) as evident by clinical and neurophysiological studies. He also showed many well known medical complications of lightening injury viz. acute renal failure, hypercalcaemia, autonomic dysfunction and cataract.






[PDF Not available]*


        
Print this article     Email this article

Online since 20th March '04
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow