What is the efficacy of surgical release for the treatment of deep peroneal nerve entrapment?

Updated: Oct 15, 2019
  • Author: Minoo Hadjari Hollis, MD; Chief Editor: Thomas M DeBerardino, MD  more...
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Dellon reported on surgical release of the deep peroneal nerve in 20 patients. [68] At a mean follow-up of more than 2 years, excellent results were reported in 60% of patients, good results in 20% of patients, and no improvement in 20% of patients.


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