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Descriptor English:   Femoral Neuropathy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Neuropatía Femoral 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Neuropatia Femoral 
Synonyms English:   Bernhardt Roth Syndrome
Bernhardt-Roth Syndrome
Femoral Mononeuropathies
Femoral Mononeuropathy
Femoral Nerve Disease
Femoral Nerve Diseases
Femoral Nerve Dysfunction
Femoral Nerve Dysfunctions
Femoral Neuritides
Femoral Neuritis
Femoral Neuropathies
Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment
Meralgia Paresthetica
Mononeuropathy, Femoral
Nerve Disease, Femoral
Nerve Diseases, Femoral
Nerve Dysfunction, Femoral
Neuritis, Femoral
Neuropathy, Femoral  
Tree Number:   C10.668.829.500.200
Definition English:   Disease involving the femoral nerve. The femoral nerve may be injured by ISCHEMIA (e.g., in association with DIABETIC NEUROPATHIES), nerve compression, trauma, COLLAGEN DISEASES, and other disease processes. Clinical features include MUSCLE WEAKNESS or PARALYSIS of hip flexion and knee extension, ATROPHY of the QUADRICEPS MUSCLE, reduced or absent patellar reflex, and impaired sensation over the anterior and medial thigh. 
History Note English:   2000; for MERALGIA PARESTHETICA use NERVE COMPRESSION SYNDROMES 2010-2018 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   34340 
Unique Identifier:   D020428 

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