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Flashcards in MSK Deck (30):
1

Claw hand

ulnar n

2

ape hand

median n

3

wrist drop

radial n

4

scapular winging

long thoracic n

5

unable to wipe bottom

thoracodorsal n

6

loss of forearm pronation

median n

7

cannot abudt or adduct fingers

ulnar n

8

loss of shoulder abduction

axillary n

9

weak external rotation of arm

suprascapular + axillary n

10

loss of elbow and wrist flexion

musculocutaneous n

11

loss of wrist extension

radial n

12

trouble initiating shoulder abduction

suprascapular n

13

unable to abduct arm beyond 10 degrees

axillary n

14

unable to raise arm above horizontal

long thoracic + spinal accessory n

15

shaft of humerus fx

radial n

16

surgical neck fx of humerus

axillary n

17

supracondylar fx of humerus

median n

18

medial epicondyle fx

ulnar n

19

ant shoulder dislocation

axillary n

20

injury to carpal tunnel

median n

21

Erb-Duchenne palsy

superior trunk eg shoulder dystocia

-waiter's tip, no moro reflex

22

claw hand/pope's hand

ulnar nerve (medial epicondyle)
-weak finger adduction, poort 4 and 5 finger flexion

23

wrist drop

radial nerve (mid-humerus fx)

24

klumpke's palsy

posterior or medial cords

-claw hand, poor wrist and hand fxn, Horner's syndrome

25

lateral foot paresthesia

S1

26

loss of foot dorsiflexion

L4

27

anterior shoulder numbness

C5 (biceps, deltoid)

28

loss of ability to spread fingers

T1 (axilla sensory deficit)

29

paresthesia to posterior forearm

C7 (triceps, wrist flexor)

30

wrist extensor

C6 (brachioradilis)